Italy was my first “Lost and Inspired” trip. I experienced it alone.
I blogged my way through these travels in Italy. The entire blog can be viewed HERE
Here is an excerpt from one of my writings while traveling…spoiler, I learned how to paddle a Gondola on a private evening adventure down the Grand Canal!
“…Not just because I saw this, but because I learned how to paddle a Gondola and my practice course was the Grand Canal! This photo is of the Grand Canal. My friend (Stefano Polizzi, a Science Teacher at the Ca’ Forscari University of Venice) has a Gondola and we took it to go pick up his daughter Melina who works as a Violin maker. There were hardly any boats on the water. I’m unable to try expressing this experience in words. I am awake now in the middle of the night thinking about this day…”