Tag Archives: Souvenir

Memento Monday: Mark Twain Notebook

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What an enlightening weekend I had! Hubby and I, and two of my sisters-in-law did a tour of the Mark Twain House in Hartford, Connecticut.The tour did not only give us the opportunity to marvel at the fineness of his … Continue reading

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Memento Monday: Roma Tote Bag

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I have a weakness for bags, so when I saw this tote bag at a souvenir store in Rome, I bought it! With the Colosseum print on it, and the word ROMA in huge letters across it, there is no … Continue reading

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Memento Monday: Travel Journal

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Hubby and I are in San Francisco, and our first stop was the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. While browsing through the Visitor Center at the Presidio, I saw a Travel Journal that features travel quotes.Flipping through the pages, I … Continue reading

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Memento Monday: Murano Glass Candy

Another present from our tour manager, Patricia! A pair of Murano Glass Candy. Can you believe that someone actually thought they are real candy and took a bite? Yes, someone tried to eat the glass souvenir, and sued the tour … Continue reading

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Memento Monday: Mini Pinocchio Magnet 

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Did you know that the creator of Pinocchio is Italian? A Tuscan artist born with the name Carlo Lorenzini, but popularly known as Carlo Collodi. He is the author of The Adventures of Pinocchio. No wonder I saw a huge … Continue reading

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Memento Monday: Spain Magnet

How about this magnet from Spain! It’s all metal but successfully depicts the grace of a Spanish flamenco dancer. I love it!

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Memento Monday: Betsy Ross Doll

Betsy Ross is credited as the maker of the first American flag. As it is July 4th, and we, in the USA are celebrating Independence Day, this souvenir is very fitting!  Happy July 4th! 

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Memento Monday: Dickey’s BBQ Pit Cup

Well, this is one way of being environment friendly. Dickey’s Barbecue Pit serves their drinks in a big yellow cup that customers may take home as a souvenir. There are many Dickey’s in the United States but on our trip … Continue reading

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Memento Monday: Self-designed Travel Diary

What can be a more personal souvenir than a travel diary you designed yourself using photos you took yourself! I was so excited to find out that I can design my own journal at an internet image publishing service. For … Continue reading

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