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Venice is beautiful, but you should stay away from it

I had to go on work trip near Venice, Italy, and my husband and the kids decided to come along, and take the chance to spend Easter with our families. We have spent around ten days in Mestre, really close to Venice, and during one weekend, we took off and decided to go and visit… Continue reading Venice is beautiful, but you should stay away from it

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E.’s first trip to Italy

I don't recall the last time I have been so excited about visiting Italy. We visited our families there after almost a year and this was E.'s first trip to Italy. All four grandparents came to Finland to meet him a couple of months after he joined our family, but this time he got to… Continue reading E.’s first trip to Italy