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... closed and so its onwards down the other side of the pass and Venice.
This side of the pass consists of no less than about 27 hairpin bends and is just great for bikes on sunny days such as this.
Once at the lower side of the pass I stopped and entered "Venice" into my satnav. There are still many other passes I could go and explore here in this area but looking over the mountains a massive storm was brewing and as heavy snow was forecast I thought I better get out ...
... perfect, a slight breeze and sunny in the high 20's. We didn't arrive until lunchtime and we were tendered ashore by local ferries, not the ship's tenders. Once ashore it was a very steep “up” to reach the town of Fira. We opted for the cable car. We looked around this pretty town that was a collection of white buildings with blue roof's perched atop volcanic cliffs, then walked across to the other side of the island, what a contrast. Here, we found ...
... so special!
We headed off to see some more of Florence before we had to leave today. We walked the squares again, wandered through the leather market and crossed the Ponte Vecchio Bridge, window shopped and watched the stalls opening at all the goldsmith jewelery shops along the way. After a few hours we headed back to the hotel and sadly, we checked out. It takes about 30 minutes to retrieve the car (probably from Milan where ...
... views. Our day was complete with a stroll through a different part of Venice looking for Osteria L'Orto dei Mori, a restaurant recommendation by Mr. Steves. It is very contemporary in style and the food was beautifully presented on the plates. The service was great while we were among the first to be seated but that changed fairly quickly when the outside seating area filled up. Check out the pictures to see our day. ...
... few minutes later to watch the game with him at home.
Dinner was lovely. Antipasti of Italian cheeses (smoked bocconcini, parmigiana and a soft creamy spreadable one - its name escapes me now) and cured meat with bread followed by perfectly cooked steak with mushrooms, gourmet potatoes and salad. The mushrooms had been picked by Jane in the hills near Venice. We managed to wash all the food down with 2 bottles of red! I think it was mainly ...