• Italy

    Our Italian Adventure – Florence

    I want to start by saying, I absolutely love Florence.  I had been to Florence when I was in College, and the main thing I remembered was the San Lorenzo Leather Market.  I had always regretted not buying a leather purse when I was there, so when we were going to Italy, of course I had to make a stop in Florence! That’s not the only reason I wanted to go, but it was a huge motivator (much to Josh’s dismay)! But, if you’re not in to shopping at the leather market, Florence is a gorgeous city that has amazing food and is very easily walkable. We booked a hotel…

  • Italy

    Our Italian Adventure – Naples & Pompeii

    When planning our visit to Italy, we had a really hard time knowing where to go first.  It was so difficult because we wanted to pretty much go everywhere and had to narrow it down to where we wanted to go most. Josh ended up going over to Italy about a week prior to Eli and I joining (I flew alone with him there…thinking back, I have absolutely no idea how I did that) and he was located in Sicily (the southern part of Italy).  Since he was already in the south, we looked at an easy place to fly into and meet up with him. I took Latin in…