Exploring Torcello, Venice’s Most Deserted Island

Cathedral of Santa Maria Dell’Assunta

  A popular day-trip for visitors to Venice is the three-island boat tour to Murano, Burano and Torcello, the most popular islands in the Venice lagoon. My friend and I boarded the tour one morning for this much anticipated day’s outing. Our first stop was Murano, the most famous of the small islands and the most visited. This is where the famous “Murano Glass” is created. We ... Read Full Article

A Day Trip on Spain’s Historic Menorca Island

View From Monte Toro

Menorca, Spain is best known as a yachter’s dream destination. Private coves and beaches are found all around the island, but if you’re like me and travel mostly by public transportation, rest assured you’ll find plenty to explore on Menorca’s terra firma, too.  These are just a few of the places to visit on Spain’s less frequented of the Balearic islands. Ciutadella The starting point for my ... Read Full Article