This Christmas season , I have had the opportunity to visit Genoa Italy and Lyon France. Both trips were to visit with friends, and it was such fun, even though they were both short breaks of just a few days each. During my visit to Genoa I got to spend time walking around the city and enjoying the beautiful architecture, great Italian food and to experience their Christmas markets. I didn’t know what to expect when I went to Genoa as I was focused on visiting my friend and catching up, I forgot to do research, I knew it was … Continue reading Trips over the holiday season. Italy and France. Part 1 Genoa Italy.
I love books, so much so every move has seen me take my books with me..I have moved home 22 times in my life and I am now living in my 4th country. I have over a 1000 books and yet every time I travel I buy books. Firstly books make some of the best souvenirs..educational and useful. Take the selection above. I went to Hagia Sophia when I was in Istanbul recently for work, so I bought a book on it. This is something I do with every historic or significant place I go to, because there are always … Continue reading Books – What I purchase when travelling