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Enjoy small-town charm in Elora, Ontario – the ultimate list of things to do in Elora

February 24, 2019
The ultimate list of things to do in Elora, Ontario. Visit Elora for its small town charm, natural beauty and one-of-a-kind shops and restaurants | My Wandering Voyage travel blog

In small towns across Ontario, you’ll see a mix of quaint shops, natural beauty and an abundance of hospitality. Elora is just one of those towns. From the one-of-a-kind local shops to the incredible beauty of the raging Grand River, Elora has that small town charm that people come from all over to explore. Now you can too! Here are all the things to do in Elora to soak up the small town charm and leave happy and refreshed.

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Germany Start Here Weekend Getaway

How to get to Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany

January 13, 2019
If you want to see the Disney castle of Germany, aka the Neuschwanstein Castle, then here’s your guide for how to get to the Neuschwanstein Castle from Munich | My Wandering Voyage #travel blog #Munich #Germany #Neuschwanstein

If you grew up in the 90s, its guaranteed you watched a movie about (and wanted to be) a Disney Princess; and what did many of the Princess have in common? A stellar castle. The castle of Princess Aurora – aka Sleeping Beauty – was actually inspired by a real-life castle right in the heart of the Bavarian Alps, the Neuschwanstein Castle. Understanding how to get to Neuschwanstein Castle can be overwhelming for first-time visitors, but once you know how, getting there will be a breeze.

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Italy Weekend Getaway

Explore Venice from Rome in a day

December 17, 2018
If you’re on a tight Italian itinerary and you’ve always dreamed of seeing the sinking city, you can explore Venice from Rome in a day. With a high speed train and this itinerary, you’ll be able to see Venice in a day. | My Wandering Voyage #venice #italy #travel #itinerary

Venice is over 500 kilometres from Rome. If you were to drive it would take you 5.5 to 6.5 hours to get there. So you might think I’m bonkers to say that you can explore Venice from Rome in a day – But if you’re on a tight Italian itinerary and you’ve always dreamed of seeing the sinking city, then a day trip from Rome to Venice is just the solution you need.

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Italy Weekend Getaway

Three Tuscan towns you do not want to miss – The best Tuscan villages to visit from Rome in a day

December 2, 2018
Find the best Tuscan villages to visit from Rome in a day. Tuscany is known for its rolling hills, its vibrant cultural cities, its picturesque hilltop towns, and for the food and wine that people flock here for. | My Wandering Voyage #travel blog #Tuscany #Italy #Europe

Tuscany and wine are the perfect pairing. The Tuscany region of Italy, located north of Rome is home to some of the country’s best wines and most beautiful views.  Tuscany is known for its rolling hills, its vibrant cultural cities, its picturesque hilltop towns, and for the food and wine that people flock here for. When planning your trip, it can be hard to figure out where to go in Tuscany, but I’ll fill you in on the best Tuscan villages to visit for a day-trip from Rome.

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