June 1968 After some delay getting visas for Hungary in Rome, we came to this beautiful Venice – crowded with German tourists. Will take the train for Budapest tomorrow morning; Sheila will come along for four or five days and then fly back to Mexico via London. Hope your African safari went all well! BestContinue reading “Venice, Italy”
Wisconsin August, 1984 Hi Recognize this picture? I had a good trip over and am waking up at 3 or 4 am as usual. Jean and I will go to Madison tomorrow – then I’ll go into Hosp. Sun. pm. It’s colder than I expected. How about the Twins?? 🙂 Bill should be enjoying SzarvasContinue reading “Florence, Italy”
August, 1972 Dear Friends It is hard to believe I’m in Italy – we flew over to be with Gay on her 2 weeks vacation after working at the US Embassy for a month – Rome is a fabulous city with its ruins, museums, parks, fountains, pines, etc. We drove to Florence yesterday and itContinue reading “Rome, Italy”
August 2000 We really enjoyed this museum today. We thought this plane might look familiar, ye? It is hot and humid here. Love Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnica “Leonardo da Vinci”, Milano. Railway Department. North American T-6G Texas – 1948 2-seat Monoplane.
April 2004 Hi Our place is right in the middle of the photo just to the left of the church bell tower. It is wonderful, roof terrace and all! A bit windy today, but mostly very good weather. Love
May, 2001 Dear Greetings from Assisi. We’ve missed you. It has been a fine reunion in a lovely town. Best
Vitalis (VI century) – Empress Theodora with her Court I went to Ravenna to see the mosaics in 1973 and I bought a lot of postcards because when I returned to school I had to write a paper on them. I thought it would be easier with visuals to remind me. This Mosaic is inContinue reading “Ravenna, Italy”
May, 1984 Hi, Does this scene ring a bell (with the David copy)? Palazzo Vecchio on right. It was raining and full of tourists when we were there. But inside we saw a most interesting exhibit of Leonardo’s drawings of horses, anatomical mostly. On loan from a castle in England – Queen’s. I still likeContinue reading “Florence, Italy”
Villa Carlotta, Lake Como In June, 2014, I spent a week on Lake Como and took the photo below. We didn’t go in but had a lovely dinner at a place down the street.
July 1976 Well, here I am, about halfway on my trip to Europe. Left home two months ago and if things go well, will still be here another month and a half. Would have sent word earlier but lost my address book and had to wait for somebody to send me your address. Hope allContinue reading “Venice, Italy”