“Italy” !  Hahahahaha ))))))))))))

The very word makes me burst out laughing. This country, Italy — this unique, enchanting, amazing, bubbly, frustrating, irritating, country, and its equally unique citizens ))))))))))))  LOL.

Where do I even begin?

I guess a good place to start would be Helsinki, 11.35 a.m., June 2010. That’s when the idea came to me to spend my upcoming vacation in Italy. No idea why, but………well, I always loved the spontaneous part of my nature.

So, there I was, sitting at my desk, on that warm and sunny morning in June. I decided to simply fly to Italy, one-way, and tour the entire country — hopping from city to city, wherever and however the mood took me. The only stipulation I gave myself was : a trip to Naples to taste the famous, authentic Italian pizza. :=)

Which I did……….amongst other things………………

Rome, here I come )))))))))))))))

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