Melinda and I caught the night train down through Switzerland and Austria to Slovenia.  We got off the train before it arrived in the capital Ljubljana and caught a short bus to the town of Bled, in the foothills of the Alps.  It was a beautiful area and we enjoyed a couple of days, Read More

I’ve been to Venice a couple of times, and still love it.  My first trip there was in the early Spring of 1999 – my friend Katie Brown was backpacking around Europe and we organized to meet up for a long weekend in Venice.  I caught the overnight train down there from Zurich and, Read More