Tagged with Italy

Day trip to Mantova

Day trip to Mantova

We’re down to only two weekends left! There are so many amazing places that you can travel by train in Italy. We’re glad that we’ve got to go to as many places as we have but with time going by so quickly and our budget getting down to the end we’re deciding to stay close … Continue reading

Modena

Modena

We finally made it on our first weekend trip. The weekend before we finally found the Carpi train station so we decided this weekend we’d actually get on a train and try to make it to Modena, a bigger city close to Carpi. We ventured out on Saturday morning with the plan that we’d go … Continue reading

Where should we go…the park!

Where should we go…the park!

We’re trying to share our adventures in Italy with everyone so we thought we would add the place where we spend most of the time…The Park! It’s funny that in all our travels with toddlers so far we always end up at the park. Stone and Crosby love the fact that we get the stroller … Continue reading

Info meetings for work and school…

Info meetings for work and school…

We have had a busy day so far. Jesse had to meet with his boss for coffee at 10:30 and then Liz had to meet with Stone’s teachers and headmaster at 12:30. Jesse had to bike 4 miles to his office since he’s still working out trying to rent a scooter since the Vtwob office … Continue reading

Ipercoop

Ipercoop

We rented a car for our first week here so we decided to go stock up on groceries. Well, we found the common grocery store here called “Conad”. Our first adventure into an Italian grocery store started to go downhill before we even got into the store. When you want to use a cart you … Continue reading

il nostro appartamento

il nostro appartamento

We’ve finally settled into our apartment! We’re located in the center of the city in Carpi, in the region of Emilia-Romagna. There’s a ton of shops, cafe’s and restaurants all around us with pretty much everything within walking distance. We got here a couple of days ago after we left Bologna. We met up with … Continue reading

We’re in Bologna

We’re in Bologna

We made it to the next leg of the journey. Copenhagen to Bologna then down to our apartment in Carpi then off to Nico’s wedding near Florence. Oh man… we are exhausted. We had to wake up pretty early this morning to get on our 8:45 flight. We had to wake Stone up and it … Continue reading

2 weeks till departure

2 weeks till departure

We’ve sort of been in a holding pattern… planning for our trip but the reality that it’s coming up soon hasn’t sunk in. Until today! I looked at the calendar and I realized that we only have one weekend before we leave! That is when we started to hyperventilate a bit! As soon as we … Continue reading