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HONEYMOON!!! … our dream honeymoon.  When deciding on locations, Michael and I knew we didn’t want to go sit on a beach all day.  He would get bored and I would get BURNT.  Redheads and extended stays at the beach don’t mix well.  We cruised to Italy in high school for a leadership trip and LOVED it…. so we decided to go back! Michael planned EVERYTHING.  It has been so nice to just sit back and not worry about details. He is so good trip planning…so good that he pulled off a surprise.  We stayed one night in Venice before boarding our cruise ship.  This was supposed to be a cheap hotel, outside the city….

instead, we pulled up (when I say pulled up, I mean “floated” up….no cars in Venice!) to the Hilton.  It was AMAZING.  As we walked in, I grabbed Michael’s arm and said “Michael this isn’t our hotel, we’re at the wrong one!”…. and he very calmly assured me that “No, this is right….surprise!”.  It was beautiful and this first picture….yea, that was the view from our hotel window….No. Big. Deal.  We loved our time there. Venice was everything we thought it would be.  From the little men in striped shirts offering $100 Gondola rides, to the crowded streets filled with quaint shops and cafes, Venice was what we expected.  It was beautiful! So enjoy some images from our time there! And don’t get too used to seeing a ton of pictures….I can’t promise that we will be blogging every stop…..I AM on my honeymoon afterall and taking a break from the internet has been a huge blessing.  However, Michael and I have some mommas back home that really love seeing everywhere we’ve been and so we’ll be posting some more this week!! Enjoy!!

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View from our Hotel room in Venice! AH!

aww……that’s my husssssband! Crazzzzy!!!

LOVE this place!!!

I wouldn’t mind being a wedding photographer in Italy…. I would NEVER run out of amazing locations!

Haha… Love this one. Venice can be a bit confusing to navigate through.

Out for dinner!

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