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Summary

Italy was a different trip for me in many ways. It was my first time returning to Europe, since my family left Serbia in 1990. Many little things reminded me of when I was growing up. It was Amelie’s first time visiting Europe, but most likely not the last. I really enjoyed the pizzas, spicy …

Gondoliers

Day 15: Final Day in Italy

Our final day in Italy started off slow. I wanted make sure Amelie and I got good seats on the flight home, so I woke up early to check-in online. Unfortunately, a mix-up between KLM and its partner, Delta, resulted in some errors that prevented us from checking in. I spent sometime on the phone …

San Gimignano

Day 4: San Gimignano & Siena

With our base in Florence, Amelie and I decided to visit the neighboring medieval town of San Gimignano and the rival city of Siena. We thought about renting a vehicle to accomplish this task, but found out that an International Driver’s Permit would be required. Some rental companies don’t mention this, however, internet traveling forums …