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Travel Blogs from Bologna
Republic of San Marino is just over 61 km2 (24 sq mi) with an estimated population of over 30,000. It is another ancient fortified city perched amazingly high on a rocky outcrop with clear views over the entire country side and to the Mediterranean Sea. A beautiful place, with stunning ...
... did not help that we left London in brilliant sunshine and here it is dull and cloudy. It seems that the Mille Miglia rally of vintage cars arrived here today but we missed it. Had coffee and cake in a cafe in the main square which cheered us up. Looking forward to dinner at a recommended restaurant and the serious sightseeing starts ...
Long walk up the hill to San Lucca Lunch at restaurant recommended by Natalie Home for a breather Walked to centre again, visited the library and then the churches at San Stefano Dinner: Merlo, J had seafood marinara and I had schnitzel with rocket and ...
Food trip Tour ended with lunch at a trattoria in the hills outside Bologna: ravioli with porcini mushrooms, tortelloni with ragu, tortellini with mortadella and cream, rabbit baked with tomato, wild boar, grilled vegetables, mascarpone for dessert, wine, coffee and liquor No dinner ...
... everything else in this area of Italy. It is a shame these two towers are the traditional symbol of Bologna because they are an eyesore.
Our walking discovery tour of Bologna and free time was followed by a pasta making demonstration at Cantina Bentivoglio, with lunch included. Having won many awards, the little old lady (she was in her 70s) giving the demonstration has been making pasta all her life and does everything by hand, including rolling out the pasta dough ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility