Travel Blogs from Parma
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Today we walked further afield and found the Ristorante Corradossi. Bit more upmarket and we did have a lovely lunch. My 'trofie’ pasta al pesto had a wonderful flavor and the chicken with truffles (scaloppato al tartufo) was even better. My Italian is improving as is Craig’s. Back home - at least it is a bit cooler today - yesterday was far too ...
Hi Everyone, We hope you are all well and in another week we will be home. We are looking forward to seeing you and sharing our stories with you. We are staying with Craig and Lina in a renovated farmhouse and it is rustic and very nice. We are having fun with Craig and Lina and they are good hosts showing us around the neighbouring towns and areas of interest. Mums getting ...
... were illuminated. They also have really narrow streets with small bars and tons of people packed into them because it's a Saturday night and people want to party. I walked around for an hour or so and I feel satisfied that I've seen Parma well enough. I wouldn't be paying to go inside the museums during the day anyways, so this was just as good.
Tomorrow it's off to Gryon for 3 nights in the Alps. Time to slow down for a couple of days before picking up the pace ...
... neither of us had ever seen one we managed to stop, along with many others and watch in awe at it forming, rising, and forming again quickly and touching down for a minute or so. It was seriously spinning, an not too far away. (I used no zoom on the pictures) We are still waiting to hear if there was any damage, but the people at the B&B had never heard of or seen any tornado ever in this area!
... wine, a thin, light broccoli tart, followed by fettucini with zucchini and onions, perfectly sauteed potatoes, stuffed veal, more wine, and ending with a plum tart and coffee.
I can't tell you that we did anything as a tourists in Parma, but we had a great visit just being there, enjoying the beauty of our friends' home and its surroundings, feeling the long-missing sun on our backs, ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed