Scenes from a Vineyard

Corte Aleardi is one of my favorite vineyards in the Valpolicella region of Italy. Great wines and Cristina is a wonderful hostess. Kiba, the golden retriever, will be there to greet you as well. He’s very sweet! And he loves grapes!!

Below are some photos from my recent visit to this lovely vineyard.

 

Ancient Wonder in Ireland

Older than the Pyramids in Egypt. More ancient than Stonehenge in England. What am I referring to? The Brú na Bóinne area in County Meath, Ireland where ancient stone and grass covered mounds lead to mystical chambers.     Sitting in the Boyne Valley, the sites of Newgrange, Knowth and Dowth are approximately 5000 years…

Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre means Five Lands in Italian. For travelers Cinque Terre conjures up images of colorful villages perilously clinging to seaside cliffs, always seeming to be ready to tumble into the blue-green sea.     These five towns are located in the Liguria region of northwest Italy. From north to south they are Monterosso al…