Our Dogs Loved Running Through The Lavender Fields In Provence

Maltese dog on the perfect selfie spot with Gordes Provence in the back.

The lavender was my obsession with this trip.

On each trip, I discover some new obsession, so A. runs around the country trying to satisfy my desires. This time it was lavender fields.

We do have lavender in Croatia, but my obsessions are not run by any logic. Continue reading “Our Dogs Loved Running Through The Lavender Fields In Provence”

Taormina The Grande Dame Of The Ionian Sea

Maltese dog in beautiful Taormina

The glamorous Taormina has that vibe of a medieval, untouchable beauty with an ancient greek soul, dressed in Mediterranean colors and perfumes, hugged by the mountains, admired by the visitors, while she watches the world around her from above, from the cliffs above the sea.

One of the most beautiful places in the world, it has been the prestigious summer residence of emperors, aristocrats, and bankers, from the Wilhelm II German Emperor to the Rothschilds. Continue reading “Taormina The Grande Dame Of The Ionian Sea”