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Cinque Terre – What better way to start our Italian leg?

Take five small fishing villages along the coast, add some rocky beaches, some lemon trees, limoncello and a couple of hundred Aussies – this is Cinque Terre. Cinque Terre (literal translation being five villages) is sprawled along the north west … Continue reading

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Barcelona – Our favourite place in Spain!

Barcelona is hands down our favourite city in Spain. It has a vibe about it that no other city can compete with. The trip from Valencia took a little over three hours before we were in the heart of Barcelona. … Continue reading

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A week to relax in Lagos!

We’d both heard so many great stories about Lagos we had to add it onto the itinerary for the trip. Lagos is a small seaside village in the south of Portugal and home to what we were told was Europe’s … Continue reading

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Madrid… Ole!

Our next stop, Madrid, the capital of Spain! Like most capital cities (with the exception of Canberra) Madrid did not disappoint – majestic architecture, bull fights and flamenco. We had to quickly accustom ourselves to the loud and screaming ways of … Continue reading

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Paris…

Paris! The city of lights, Eiffel Tower, Crepes and some may even say it’s the most romantic city in the world! We flew to Paris from Montreal and after a 10-hour flight, a transfer in Zurich and a couple of … Continue reading

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