It seems only fitting that for our last day in Italy, we visited the Duomo di Milano. On the tallest spire and with a replica inside is a statue of the Virgin Mary – Madonnina. It is said that “the Madonnina’s protection is offered to whoever finds joy in looking at her, anyone who gazes at her and takes a moment for reflection.” Continue reading
Day 27: 17 days, 17 years – Still getting full body laughs – Limone sul Garda to Milano
Have you ever laughed so hard, that you full body was involved? I mean, from your head to your belly to all of your body?
I have been fascinated with the cattle here – wondering if they were beef cattle or dairy cattle to make the amazing cheese throughout Italy. I kept asking him to stop so I could take pictures. Kevin’s mind – thinks differently. As we were rolling today and I was talking about the cattle, here’s what I hear:
Kevin: If I had those 2 cows, you know what I’d name them?
Me: No clue.
Kevin: Peace Prize and Alexander Graham.
I am always amazed how his mind works. Continue reading
Day 26: The Fat Lady is Warming Up
We had to say goodbye to Arabba today and head south toward Milano. Maurizio and Giovanna wanted us to ride with them, but as their vacation is just getting started, they were headed north to Austria. Continue reading
Day 25: Sun kissed Sella Summits
Nothing but blue skies for the ride today of some of the most beautiful mountain passes in Italy, the Sella region. Continue reading
Day 24: Scavenger hunt in the Dolomites
How far that little candle throws his beams, so shines a good deed in a weary world. – William Shakespeare Continue reading