Hello Everyone! I hope everyone is enjoying their summer and embarking on an adventurous vacation! ❤ 🙂 For our family summer vacation, we traveled to Amsterdam, Northern Italy, and Tuscany. Here’s some pictures of highlights from our trip!
Days 1-3: Amsterdam
Damm Square (Royal Palace on left) Rice Table dinner From top left: Banana fritters, Spicy Beef, Spicy green beans, Spicy eggs (behind beans), Sweet cabbage, Fried rice (back corner) From bottom left: Garlic and cassava chips, Mixed veg salad with peanut sauce, steamed rice, fried potato chips (topping for rice) Canal Cruise with Blue Boat Company Van Loon House Garden Famous restaurant known for their HUGE Dutch pancakes Anne Frank Statue outside of the Anne Frank House Cafe Hoppe (traditional brown bar of Amsterdam) Rijksmuseum Van Gogh Museum
Days 4-6: Northern Italy
Lake Como ferry ride Bellagio Milan Cathedral Galleria of Milan Castle of Milan The Last Supper (painting by Leonardo Da Vinci)
Days 7-14: Tuscany
Town of Loro Ciufenna Palio Square in Siena Castle of Siena Siena Duomo Siena Duomo with Bell Tower Panoramic view of Siena Assisi Church of Minerva Basilica of Saint Francis Fresh pasta making class with the chef at our villas! Black Rooster Mark of Chianti Classico Wines while wine tasting in the region Entrance of San Gimignano “Twin Towers” of San Gimignano S. Gimignano Duomo Gelato from World Champion Famous store Our Tuscan villa resort The David at Accademia Duomo of Florence Small church in Florence Florence castle River view in Florence Leaning Tower of Pisa (you can really see the lean in this picture) Pisa Duomo Pisa Baptistery Pisa tower with flag Back of Duomo Port Venere (part of the Italian Riviera)