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Dennis and Kimberly’s Excellent and Epic European Adventure, Day 9

January 20, 2016: Pisa to Rome   When I go into the kitchen this morning, I see right away what Alessandro and his guest were whipping up so noisily last night. On the table, in a huge baking pan, is a crumb cake with about a third of it missing. Beside it is a note…… Continue reading Dennis and Kimberly’s Excellent and Epic European Adventure, Day 9

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Dennis and Kimberly’s Excellent and Epic European Adventure, Day 8

Jan. 19, 2016: Cinque Terra and Pisa   Cinque Terra (“five lands”) is a group of five somewhat isolated mountainous villages on the coast of Italy. Their history dates back about 1000 years. They’re a UNESCO World Heritage site. And they’re only about an hour’s train ride from Pisa. So we set off to the…… Continue reading Dennis and Kimberly’s Excellent and Epic European Adventure, Day 8