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Just when we thought Venice was the most beautiful place we would visit in Italy, Varenna may have beaten it into second place. Neither of us can get our heads round the fact that we are actually seeing what's around us. The apartment is amazing and the views from the balcony alone are worth the trip. Claire has also befriended a blind cat so we keep having to think of excuses to go and see the lady so Claire can rub the cat.
Where to start? Well, I'm sorry this update is a little bit late, I got caught up hiking in the mountains and just having an altogether great time and updating my blog just didn't manage to make its way to the top of my priority list. Like really, give me a bit of a break, I'm exploring Italy!! How am I supposed to find time to write? :) I guess I left you guys in the train somewhere in between Venice and Florence. Our arrival in Florence was great. We met ...
... not in use. The carpark was huge, empty and flat. We had an undisturbed night not even the patter of rain disturbed us. A horse neighing woke me. It had escaped. The owner came in his car to claim it – putting the end of the reins into the boot to ‘lead’ it home. The other surprise was a white van – it had snowed. The surrounding hills were transformed.
In day light we discovered we were in Aprica. From there ...
So we woke up at 11am today and headed downstairs. We just chilled out at home while it was 36C!!!!!!!!!!! Danila made fish, calamari and salad for lunch! :) We also had fresh breadrolls from the letter box. Yep. You heard me. The letterbox. Every house has a large letterbox specifically for bread. You pay about $70 a month to have 6 fresh bread rolls delivered to your house at 11am, Monday - Saturday. I bet your asking "Why is the bread delivered everyday?". Well, the ...
... from thread to production of magnificent textiles had been preserved, even including the chemical lab and the dye caldrons. Production of the silk thread using silk worms returned to China after WW II, but Como has retained design control and continues to serve the fashion houses of Europe. Definitely worth the visit.
Back to the old town and Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta, purported to be the last gothic ...