Two months into grand tour of Europe

I'm now two months into my grand tour of Europe and have become much more colorful (see below) - the trip keeps changing, so here's a synopsis to date:

 Robyn in technicolor

Robyn in technicolor

  Started in Warsaw, country of origin for my mom's family. Will return sometime next year to visit family villages.

Started in Warsaw, country of origin for my mom's family. Will return sometime next year to visit family villages.

 St. Petersburg - Venice of the north and amazing in size and grandeur. Breathtaking  and light throughout the night.

St. Petersburg - Venice of the north and amazing in size and grandeur. Breathtaking and light throughout the night.

  an old walled city with a river beach

an old walled city with a river beach

  hmm, Riga wasn't in my plans, but here I am - knitting, weaving and a big outdoor crafts fest

hmm, Riga wasn't in my plans, but here I am - knitting, weaving and a big outdoor crafts fest

  big city, big monuments, big art and ideas

big city, big monuments, big art and ideas

  Very very pretty old town and beer capital of the world with 13 breweries in the immediate vicinity.

Very very pretty old town and beer capital of the world with 13 breweries in the immediate vicinity.

  Bavarian farmland and beautiful

Bavarian farmland and beautiful

  more Bavaria, daily trips to Munich, and a swimming pool.

more Bavaria, daily trips to Munich, and a swimming pool.

  Then to Venice, water everywhere and amazingly beautiful, you catch your breath every time you turn a corner.

Then to Venice, water everywhere and amazingly beautiful, you catch your breath every time you turn a corner.

And then on to Asolo, Trieste, and now in Ljubljana, just in time to get soaking wet while the sun was shining.