Bluenose Girl
Bluenose Girl

Posts for "Italy"

Total 12 Posts

Taking a spin in Tuscany


Just before the idea of cycling across Canada for Crohn's was born 2 of my oldest friends and I made plans to take a trip together the spring of 2016, somewhere in Europe. It was to be a reunion of sorts as the 3 of us hadn't been in the Read More

The Most Amazing Cat Sanctuary in the World

One thing I looked forward to on my second trip to Rome was visiting Largo di Torre Argentina, a square filled with Roman ruins where there is a cat sanctuary.   These aren’t just any Roman ruins,  this square is believed to be the spot where Julia Caesar was assassinated Read More

The Road to Gelato - Via di San Simone

Gelato is just the italian word for ice cream right?  Not quite!  While they have many similarities they are different, gelato doesn’t taste better because you are travelling and have the Italian sun on your face.  Unlike ice cream gelato is not served completely frozen which means a heightened Read More