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About Postcards from Travel PiZazz

Wish you were here! I love sharing my passion for travel and insights I've learned along the way. Enjoy my travel tips and inspiration with a lighthearted twist! Join me as we create a forum for sharing experiences and information and now join me in Italy, too!

Happy RE-New Year!!

I’m re-surrecting and updating my post from a year ago… Out with the Old, In with RE-New!! re – a prefix, occurring originally in loan words from Latin, used with the meaning “again” or “again and again” to indicate repetition. … Continue reading

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A Visit to Civita di Bagnoregio, “The Town that is Dying”

Il paese che muore, “the town that is dying”, is the rather bleak description of Civita di Bagnoregio. Judging solely by the throngs of visiting tourists one would hardly think that that is the case. However, it wasn’t from lack … Continue reading

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A Stroll to St. Peter’s Square to See Papa!

I had the incredible good fortune to visit Rome twice this year. I didn’t expect to but I fell so in love with the one and only Eternal City! I’ve written a little about my time there and will certainly write … Continue reading

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Join Me for a Stroll in….Positano!

Positano is a small town located on the spectacular and seductive Amalfi Coast (Costiera Amalfitana) on the Mediterranean coast in the region of Campania. Positano takes picturesque to a whole new level! Let’s take a stroll through this picture-perfect town, … Continue reading

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Let’s Stop at a Neighborhood Market…in Gallipoli

Since this week has been about food markets, certainly those local neighborhood markets you encounter in your meanderings certainly deserve a mention. And, for me, this is one of the beauties of so many neighborhoods in Italy; the fact that … Continue reading

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A Milestone! 100+ Copies Sold in First Month!

It’s actually been 4 weeks since the “official” launch of my first book, Victoria’s Travel TipZ Italian Style and I’m so excited and pleased to share that it has already sold (over) 100 copies! This is a real thrill for … Continue reading

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Let’s Take a Stroll Through…Lecce’s Marvelous Food Market!

I’m not sure why so much that I write about centers around food (hmmmm…), but I’m especially fond of  visiting Italy’s food markets and the friendly (and hard working) artisans who proudly display and offer their local produce, delicacies, and … Continue reading

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Let’s Take a Stroll Through…the Central Market of Florence

After visiting the Uffizi, David, and the Duomo, let’s take a stroll and visit the Central Market of Florence… * * * * * Located in the historic San Lorenzo neighborhood of Florence, Mercato Centrale Firenze opened in spring of … Continue reading

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Would You Be So Kind??

Dear Followers and Subscribers, First of all, my sincerest grazie for all of your support in the past – I really don’t know how to thank you! Some of you may have already received an email from me but, just … Continue reading

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$omething $pecial for YOU!

Register Now & $AVE!! The euro is down, the dollar is strong – now is the time to say “Si!” and $ave! What will you be doing next spring? Are you dreaming of being in Italy? Well, I want to … Continue reading

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