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Monday June 16th Dear Family & Friends, It has been five amazing days at Lake Como.  I have been to Lake Como several times over the past 6 years on various motorcycle trips. Most of the time with my friend Duane who is a great riding companion but for a romantic week in Lake Como he can’t compare to my wife Bonnie....
Friday July 13th Dear Family & Friends, Today was our first full day in Lake Como and it did not disappoint. But before I get into our day I would like to discuss some social issues of Italy since I like to observe different cultures. First, one of the things I am really starting to miss about home is going to a...
  Thursday July 12th   Dear Family & Friends,   Another week, another adventure. Bonnie and I have just spent the last 6 days in Milan and Florence, Italy. Our visit to Milan was wonderful. Milan is a large and very contemporary city mixed with classic beauty. The heart of the city is the Duomo Cathedral and square.  Bonnie and I have both been to Milan...
Dear Family and Friends,   This morning Hannah and John headed home to Portland and Bonnie and I flew off to Milan, Italy to continue our vacation. The flight was easy and we were in our B&B by 4pm, just in time to watch England beat Sweden in the world cup! We are staying in downtown Milan in a modest but charming...
Saturday July 7th   Dear Family & Friends   Bonnie and I just finished up a week in London with our daughter and son in law Hannah and John. It was so good to spend time with them. It was one HOT week.. England is having a major drought and heat wave this month. It has been four weeks since it has rained and the...