A land of fire and ice

A land of fire and ice Iceland has an ever changing landscape of volcanoes, glaciers, lava fields and geothermal springs. We decided to do a driving holiday along the south west of the island, so we could see as much of the landscape as possible. There are lots to see...
A place of miracles

A place of miracles

A place of miracles The Pisa complex is based to one side of the town. It consist Duomo, the bell tower and baptistery as well as a couple of other buildings. We didn’t have long to explore the place as we were with an organised tour. We visited the Duomo first...
A medieval hill town

A medieval hill town

A medieval hill town Siena is a very interesting place to visit, not only for the history and the Contrade but for the amazing medieval architecture in the heart of the town. We were there only a few hours to explore but we were captivated by the place. The Piazza del...
The birth of the Renaissance

The birth of the Renaissance

The home of the Medici family Florence is a beautiful city full of amazing architecture, statues and fountains. Walking through the city is a delight with narrow cobbled streets flanked by medieval architecture. The Duomo (cathedral) dominates the city, it’s...
A designer island

A designer island

A small island with a big designer punch Visiting Capri lets you live the highlife, if only for a couple of hours. One of the great ways of getting around Capri is the funicular which takes you from the Marina Grande directly uphill to the main Piazzetta, which seems...
A small town on the Amalfi coast

A small town on the Amalfi coast

Positano hangs onto the cliff edge on the Amafi coast. We took the bus from Sorrento along a very windy and sometimes narrow road to Positano. The bus drops you at the top of Positano which gives a great photo opportunity to take a overall shot of the beautifully...