We traveled from Florence (Firenze) arrived by train in Roma (Rome a bit before noon. In our infinite wisdom, we decided to walk from the train station to our hotel… bad idea. For one, cobblestone walkways are not the easiest to push luggage on, and we also got a bit lost on the way. No worries though, a woman at the restaurant “Il tempio di … Continue reading Roma (Rome)
Following Venezia (Venice), our next up on our Italia trip: Our first European train ride! Sure, we had all been on a train of some sort before, but the trains there go about 300 km/h (190 MPH) so we arrived at our destination in what seems like no time. Bonus: We sat across from a couple that was doing a similar tour of Italy as … Continue reading Firenze (Florence)
After months of anticipation (mostly on my part because I have no patience), it was finally March 16th, the day that began our trip to Italia. So, we kissed our animals goodbye, ordered an Uber, and headed out of Dallas Love Field at the ass-crack of dawn. Continue reading Venezia (Venice)
It’s taken me a few days to decompress from all of the awesome-ness that recently taken place (aka I went into a coma shortly after helping put on WordCamp DFW directly after returning from Grand Meetup 2016!). That’s right, I have attended my first “Grand Meetup” as an Automattician (also known as A12n or A12s for plural – these are employees of Automattic).
Why do we call it the “Grand” Meetup? Here are a few snapshots (taken by follow Automatticians) to answer that question: Continue reading “The Great “Grand Meetup””