BEST WESTERN Hotel Farnese
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TripAdvisor Reviews BEST WESTERN Hotel Farnese Parma
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... Expensive at 70€ with a bottle of red but great food. Porcini funghi pasta and fish in a strong tomato and olive sauce finished with a creme brûlée - best meal yet. Rain all night and predicted to get worse and stay for few days so no point staying here, nothing to do in the rain. Prefer to spend wet day in train and come back when it's fine. Bought the last copy of a walk description book in village- lots great looking walks- some quite easy and some up ...
... and just how you would imagine an Italian village/town to be.
After a couple of cups of coffee we set off for Parma and arrived at our hotel for the night.
The hotel was located on the north side of the city and the room was probably the best that we had been accommodated in so far.
We dumped our bags and got a taxi into the city ...
Last night Ian was trying to marry up his paper map with the route on my GPS. I was panning along the route looking at the tiny screen and then arrived at a section where the left-hand side of the screen was all blue. I asked Ian whether he had a big lake on his map to which the reply came that that was the Mediterranean! So, for the rest of the trip the Med will be referred ...
... and apologised for getting him up late last night.....you'll note that staying up late is a bit of theme with us. The taxi showed up, we jumped in and he immediately headed off in the wrong direction, he obviously had to keep up the reputation that Milan's Taxi Drivers are rip off merchants....so I say to Rhid, "This guy is going the wrong way".. and we slowly take a couple of turns until we're heading the right way. We get to Centrale Station and I can see Rhid is ...
... the scene "no operative surgeon gone mad could imagine in his wildest delirium". We paid our 2euros to 'light up the cupola' (commercial opportunity by the church!) which was up until then only showing in low level light, and saw for ourselves that all of the above was fair comment, and was a weirdly flesh coloured entanglement of bodies.... We then wandered around, and found that there was a medieval re-enactment happening in ...