Two Magical Days In Venice


There is no place on earth like The City of Canals.  It is a magical dream. From the moment we got off the train, we were mesmerized.  

Because we had limited time in Venice, we decided to take a tour on the first day and then explore on our own the second day. Here is a summary of our first day  with Skip The Line tour by Viator.

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Sirmione-An Exciting Excursion close to Venice, Italy

While planning our trip to Venice, a friend suggested we take a day or two and visit Sirmione on Lake Garda. I was hesitant in foregoing any of our Venetian explorations, doubting anything could compare to the beautiful city of canals, but being born and raised in Italy, I trusted my friend’s judgement–besides,  she completely persuaded Brooke with stories of the fairy tale castle nestled in the glistening water of Lake Garda–so how was I to refuse?  Read more