Tag Archives: Venice

Taking the slow road to Cyprus – Omnibus Edition

Drawing the line and starting again Posted on April 6, 2012 Welcome to Marilyn & Alf’s new blog. We plan to live in Cyprus and travel extensively. Our first adventure will be getting to Cyprus by car! April 28 2012, we shall be taking … Continue reading

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Some of Marilyn and Alf’s best photos in Venice

Check out the link below for some of Marilyn & Alf’s best photos, whilst visiting Venice. Once you open the link, we recommend that you click on the “slide show” towards top on the right of the screen http://www.flickr.com/photos/alfandmarilyn/sets/72157630398731638/ All … Continue reading

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Three delightful days in Venice – Marilyn and Alf

Today we leave Venice for Florence, after three delightful days. Our first day, we were talking to another couple on a ferry and received the following advice: You are going to be ripped-off in Venice anyway, so you might as well enjoy … Continue reading

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Definitely no more dumplings please!

In Zagreb, Croatia, we thought that we were eating Croatian pasta but the waiter described it as “home-made Croatian dumplings” – it was an accompaniment to some excellent beef. It’s interesting to observe that in Central Europe, the “dumpling belt” seems to wider than … Continue reading

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Delightful two days in Zagreb, Croatia

Sadly, this morning we must say goodbye to Zagreb and drive to Venice, Italy. Last night Marilyn commented: I really like it here in Zagreb and definitely want to come back and see more of Croatia next time. We have had … Continue reading

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