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“Shout Out” for “Postcards from Travel PiZazz” from Nada’s Italy

Thank you, Nada, for the wonderful “shout out”! We had an absolutely fab-u-lous time together in la bella Italia!  * * * Please read what Nada of Nada’s Italy wrote about Postcards from Travel PiZazz in her latest newsletter: “Read … Continue reading

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Chianti Classico: In Search of the Black Rooster

The region between Florence and Siena is world-renowned for it’s Chianti Classico – the Black Rooster Label. We visit the Castello di Verrazzano, near Greve. Over a thousand years old and birthplace of the explorer, this historical site is breathtaking … Continue reading

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A World Heritage Jewel, an Artisan Extraordinaire & Vino Nobile

One of the many things I love so much about Italy is that, no matter how many times you return, it always enchants and so much never changed…the rolling hills with the acres and acres of vineyards, olive trees, and … Continue reading

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Land of the Etruscans

Leaving a very hot & humid Venice on the Adriatic, we are now on the western coast on the Tyrennian (all part of the Mediterranean) and it has been hot here, too due to hot winds from Africa. After an … Continue reading

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Lots and Lots of Postcards for You!

Where did we leave off? Have not had Wi-Fi so lots to share. Monday we head for Lago di Garda – to the Alps following the Adges River, we are driving parallel to the lake and will arrive at the … Continue reading

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Just to Tempt You…

I just have to show you that amazing dinner we had last evening at Hotel Aldo Moro in Montagnana…buonissimo!

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Romeo, Romeo????

A perfect day starting with wine tasting in the fabulous Valpolicella region of the Veneto. We visited the Brunello family winery and Alberto, fourth-generation winemaker, gave us a fabulous tour followed by a wine tasting and repast that was out … Continue reading

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