CDH Hotel Villa Ducale
Travel Blogs from Parma
... for now I'll say simply that I am well, I'm making good progess and tonight I am sleeping with four other pilgrims - including a very special one - in parish accommodation in Medesano, not far out of the city of Fidenza.
Watch this space.
Let's get right down to it. When Sean and I planned this crazy road trip, the last think I thought I would be doing is sleep training Jr to a bed…in a mobile home that is hotter than the NYC subway in August and as bright as Times Square at midnight. The fact that he has even entertained the idea is a miracle so for that I consider us blessed but this is one of my least favorite parts of parenting and that’s mostly because it seems to go great for every other person ...
... 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 ...
The train is a little behind schedule due to the large number of large Americans putting a massive amount of luggage on each stop. However the train clearly has the rights for the bologna Milan sector the driver clocked 300kmph just before the photo and a bit more maybe as the speed went mysteriously blank after ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking