Capturing Milan with #NoFilter

Taking photography back to its basics with London City Airport’s #NoFilter Project Selected as one of the small handful of bloggers, I am kicking Instagram to the back seat and taking you on a visual journey through Milan with photographs that I have taken on my Canon G10 without any post editing as part of London City Airport’s #NoFilter project.…
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To Ski Heaven And Back – Nira Montana

BRAND NEW Nira Montana Hotel Brings Luxe, Affordable Skiing to La Thuile Situated in the breath-taking Aosta Valley, the recently opened Nira Montana Hotel brings a new era of luxury and elegance to the picturesque Italian ski town of La Thuile. Those seeking the thrill and grandeur of Mont Blanc pistes now have an interesting alternative to the popular ski resort of…
La Thuile, Italy
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Numb Nipples and Cramped Calves at Gole Alcantara

With my pajamas covered in sweat I awake from a not so peaceful nights sleep. The sounds of zipping scooters and heavy trucks bumping their way past on the road outside is enough to disturb even the heaviest of sleepers. If that doesn’t keep you awake the stifling heat of the Sicilian summer will. From the minute I wake up the only…
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Experiencing Calici di Stelle in Castiglione di Sicilia

I’ve always been a sucker for quaint, charming Italian towns and Castiglione has to be one of my favorite. We visited it in 2012 on Notte di San Lorenzo – otherwise known as the festival of Calici di Stelle – literal translation “Goblets of Stars” Perched on the top of a hill, Castiglione overlooks the southern shore of the Alcantara…
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Review of Hotel Alexandra Rome

During my many visits to Rome over the past, we have always stayed at Hotel Alexandra Rome. Situated near Piazza Barberini this lovely 3-star hotel is the perfect place to stay for anyone who is looking to stay in the center of Rome without the hefty price that comes with it. Just a short 5-minute walk from The Spanish Steps…
Rome, Italy
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