VERONA: a Christmas tour with the family and how to visit it at the best

Verona is a town I love in every period of the year, but even more during the Christmas time beacuse it becomes welcoming thanks to the thousands market lights in Piazza Bra and to its star, symbol that distinguishes Verona from other towns.
The first time I saw it, about 20 years ago with my husband, it's given me an incredible joyful feeling and it was so drop-dead beautiful! I was so impressed that some years later we've decided to return with our daughter: I think Verona it's very child friendly!

Suggest: to admire the star, the whole Piazza Bra and to take a memo picture, I suggest you to go into Arena and to go upstairs: from over there the view is breathtaking!

Verona è una città che io adoro in qualsiasi periodo dell'anno, ma a maggior ragione durante il periodo del Natale in cui la città diventa ancora più accogliente con le mille luci dei mercatini in piazza Bra e con il simbolo natalizio che la contraddistingue: la stella!  La prima volta che l'ho vista, q…

SAL ISLAND: from Monte Leao to Santa Maria through wild lands

The second day we have driven to the South-West part of the island: Mount Leao, the little village of Murdeirawith its delicious little beach and in the end Calheta Funda, very suitable for children if the weather is good; about these two beaches and also others you find an article here.
As concern Mount Leao, you can reach it to have a trekking if you like, but we preferred to see the whole panoramic view of the Mount:  you wouldn't see it if you decide to have a walk on the Mount itself.
To reach this panoramic point, you pass trhough the wildest sea zones of the island: they're simply beautiful with incredible colors! Just look at the photos below!

Il secondo giorno abbiamo dedicato invece una mezza giornata alla parte sud-ovest dell'isola: Monte Leao, il piccolo villaggio di Murdeira con la sua deliziosa spiaggetta e infine Calheta Funda; di queste ultime due te ne ho già parlatoqui. Per quanto riguarda il Monte Leao puoi raggiungerlo per fare trekking se ti piace, ma noi…