April 5, 2013

Italy! {Recap and Slideshow}


Well, friends, after promising you a peek at my Italy photos for weeks and weeks, I'm finally following through. Seriously, vacation photos are such a task. Every time I'd open my picasa album and see the 3000 pictures, I'd quickly close the laptop and walk away. Such a daunting endeavor!! But, I got motivated this week when a friend sent me a vimeo clip from her friend's Italy vacation (thanks, Jen!). Looking at those clips was just the push I needed to get my booty in gear! Man, Italy sure is a beautiful place and I've enjoyed revisiting those memories this week!


Did I mention the 3000 photos?? How could I narrow that down to a manageable blog post? Well, the answer is, I couldn't. Instead, I made a slideshow of my favorites. You'll find the video at the end of this post.


As you may have gathered from my instagram photos, I traveled to Italy with my hubby. But, part of our vacation was also spent with my sweet sister-in-law. She and my brother are stationed in Vicenza, Italy. Unfortunately, my brother didn't return from Afghanistan in time...but, he's back in Italy now! He returned about 5 days after we left for home. Barely missing him was a total bummer, but we're all so relieved that he's home safely from Afghanistan! 


If you want to see a whole lot more Italy photos, check out my YouTube slideshow below. You can expect to see copious pictures of: bicycles, doors, windows, silly faces, Rick Steve's books, my hubby carrying all my crap stuff. And, alleyways. Lots of alleyways.

(yep, that pretty much sums it up.)

Happy Friday! 
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18 comments:

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    1. Thanks, Lins! I love the spinning bull series of you and Joseph :)

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    1. Thanks, Rebecca!! I'm so glad you stopped by!

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  3. Aww, couldn't watch the video because of the music rights. Too bad! Actually, we might have run into each other in Florence, I was just there last week as well! I can understand how psyched you are about the holiday!

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    1. Boo!! Are you in Germany?? YouTube did say that people in Germany wouldn't be able to see the video because of copyright something-or-other. Bummer! I'm not sure how to fix it, either :(.

      And, wouldn't that be crazy if we saw each other in Florence and didn't know it?? I hope you had a great trip too!

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    1. :) Thanks for the kick I needed to get finished

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  5. Beautiful! Thanks for sharing Emily--you're so cute too :)

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  6. Visiting from {It's Overflowing} - great blog! Can't wait to start following along:)

    xo
    amy
    www.theblissfulbeeblog.com

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  7. Loved it and sooooo super excited about going there myself in September. See you next week! Hugs.

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  8. wow! what a place to be stationed! i'd love to go to italy one day...we're doing a bucket list trip this summer, spending 2 weeks in alaska on a land and sea cruisetour. super exciting!

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