Hotel Augustus Riccione
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
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... Archaeologists in the 1800s, the excavation work exposed some really interesting things and this is being continued by the Greeks.
But our next big ticket item for MJ is the Battle of Thermopolis! OK, who saw the movie “300”? Yes, this was based on the final battle at Thermopolis and if you every studied Ancient History, then you would have read about the Persian Wars and King Xerxes. Yes, this was all at Thermopolis and there are monuments ...
... the National Art Gallery of Urbino, and Joy is doing a separate entry for this - she having spent almost six hours drooling over the building and its amazing art works. Even Michael's talents for turning a phrase blanched at the prospect of describing this to you!
As the day was so fine and sunny, and he had seen enough of the art, Michael decided to take a walk around the town, Literally around it, ...
... Where?......never saw those......must have missed some rooms...... Checked the map....yes....missed 4 rooms on the 2nd floor!!!!!!
Not sure how it happened but Michael would be on his own for the afternoon while Joy toddled back up the hill, up the two flight of stairs and tried to find the rooms she had missed (another €8!!) Eventually finding the small doorway halfway through one of the rooms she entered another dream state with ...
... Piazza has a great marble statue of Raphael, and Liam had to pay his respects of course, and then build his own little snowman (see the photos on face book) before trying his hand at tree hugging. Honestly, he seems to have more fun than we do sometimes!
We had an excellent lunch of local soup and wine in a cafe at the Piazza, and then back down the hill to the house where Raphael was born and first worked. This is mid 14th century, and though ...
... sitting with a mouthful of it (halfway through it) trying to swallow it but not able to squeeze it down into any spare digestive space. We swore we wouldn't need to eat for a week!!
At 11.56 all dirty crockery was cleared, an espresso was brought, and drunk, and our glasses were filled with bubbly as the bells chimed midnight and the band in the square outside started up .....magic experience.
Afterwards, having ...