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Today, we went to a beautiful home I Modena where they produce Balsamuc Vinegar over many years. We tasted 7 vinegars that were aged from 15-25 years. They were so unique with subtle differences. They dont sell to shops, but freight to anywhere in the world.
We had a brilliant education session and got a whole new appreciation for it.
Ummm, needless to say I bought some.
Here's some history from the family ...
... cathedral of Bologna. The current version dates from about the 17th Century after earlier versions were destroyed by earthquake and fire. It was nice and cool inside so Anita said she would spend an afternoon in prayer. I wandered around looking at some great paintings on the wall and enjoying the peaceful ambience of the place. It was not spectacular and you wouldn't go out of your way to see it but it was worth ...
... built by the Romans and runs from a bridge that they built, through the town and to the Augustus Arch built in 27BC. We walked down to the arch as this was a lot closer than the bridge and it was hot. From there we strolled back up the street and had a look at a section of the original Roman road that had been uncovered and then eventually back to where Fede had dropped us off to wait for her to pick us up.
While waiting we were approached by George, a ...
... taxi back to train station. We were watching the departure board waiting for our platform to come up and noticed that the 10:55 to Venizia had still not left by 11:15. We were due out at 11:30am. Out platform came up and everyone headed over to position themselves for a good spot on the platform so that they could get on first and have somewhere to put their luggage. We thought we would be running late as the 10:55 train still hadn't arrived. It ...
NOTE: We are on the sixth day of our trip now and I am just now slowing down enough to catch up on TravelPod entries. So, even though we are now in Florence, Italy, you will be receiving entries from earlier in our trip. I will try to send 1-2 entries each day until I am current. Monday, May 11th: Our overnight flight (Sunday night into Monday) went fairly smooth. As usual, we were not able to sleep much while in flight. Once the sun came up, we saw some ...