Backpack Italy: Vatican City

We woke up the next morning in our hostel, M&J Hostel, in Rome. The plan was to sleep late but we got such a good night sleep that we woke up a lot earlier than expected. So, we got ready and then set off to go to the Vatican City. We casually made our way … Continue reading Backpack Italy: Vatican City

Backpack Italy: When in Rome…

We took a bus from Naples to Rome, headed to our hostel and passed out on our beds when we got there. The next morning we headed down to the bar underneath the hostel, where we bought juice, a cappuccino and a crusant for only €3.00, thanks to a deal our hostel had with the bar. I … Continue reading Backpack Italy: When in Rome…

Backpack Italy: Exploring Sorrento

To get to Sorrento from Venice, we had to take an overnight bus to Naples. When we arrived in Naples around 8:00am the next morning we collected our belongings and went in search of the Circumvesuvian (the train that would take us to Sorrento). We walked through the station, which seemed to double as a … Continue reading Backpack Italy: Exploring Sorrento

Backpack Italy: Florence & Tuscany

In the summer of 2016, right after graduating from college, I took a two-week backpacking trip through Italy with one of my best friends, Jamie, from junior high school. Before I started blogging, I usually would journal my travels, and still I do. So, right form the pages of my journal, these are my adventures … Continue reading Backpack Italy: Florence & Tuscany