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Travel Blogs from Bologna
... two drummers, and the lead guitars were playing so fast it was incredible, brilliant musicians. And oh, it was VERY loud too. Sadly, it had decided to rain, so the audience wasn't as big as they surely deserved, but those of us who were there certainly appreciated their efforts. As the concert was free, the price we paid was getting soaked on the walk back to the car, at least the rain was warm.
The WAG's two friends were two girls she had known ...
... pleasant. No sign of earthquake damage. Lots of old buildings. Pleasant shops, laid back traffic and people on cycles. Loads of coffee bars and places to eat and lots of pedestrian only areas. Even found somewhere to park. Sat and had coffee outside municipal offices in main square and got caught up in wedding. Family of five foot midgets in posh becks high heel shoes. Limo parked on cobbled square. Interesting watching pigeon ...
... concerned as more and more trucks and cars converge.. Bertha plods along. Rocket Ron behind. Sooner or later truck decides to pull out into this mess without signalling in front of Bertha. Needless to say after three hours of this kind of driving, when I arrived in modena decided to stay for two nights until trucks are banned from roads for weekend..... Too much testosterone on Italian ...
... where the restaurant was located and did some window shopping admiring the exquisite Italian clothing and shoes until they returned to Piazza Maggiore where they sat in the outdoor cinema and enjoyed some Italian film history, then a late night gelato of Amalfi Limone.
Bologna is a city of two intriguing halves. On one side is a hard-working, hi-tech city located in the super-rich Po valley where suave opera-goers waltz out of regal theatres ...
... France for short. It keeps stalling, shutting itself off and generally playing up. It is underpowered and doesn't seem to have any torque, unusual for a diesel. My dreaded lurgy is back and I feel like you know what, but I wanted to see the Tuscan countryside so eventually we got going to Greve, which was a huge disappointment. We are in rural Tuscany, but Greve is supposed to be a tourist destination, but being a Sunday ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility