Growing up, my parents would take us on summer vacations that always involved driving. Sometimes we drove to visit grandparents, or aunts, uncles and cousins, and sometimes we drove to see historic places. Dad was especially fond of battlefields. Revolutionary War, Civil War, French & Indian War, we saw a lot of them. As a […]
We spent ten days in Orvieto on our recent trip to Italy. Less well known, less touristy, and charming, Umbria (the region where Orvieto is located) is beautiful, and less crowded than Tuscany, in most places. I hope you enjoy this Spark of our time in Orvieto.
On our recent trip to Italy, we spent about a week in Montepulciano, a lovely hill town in Tuscany, at the Eastern side of the Val d’Orcia. From that base, we visited a number of hill towns, castles, and more! I hope you enjoy the Spark presentation of some of the photos from that section […]