i have a vewy good fwiend in wome

2006.04.20 sfo - phl - fco
2006.04.30 fco - phl - sfo

my parents: fodor's & rolling suitcase types
me/my brother/his wife: lonely planet & backpack types

my parents: paying for the trip
me/my brother/his wife: shutting up, passing go, collecting free trip.

knowing what to expect: priceless.