Casa San Domenico
Travel Blogs from Mantova
All in all this was one of the most challenging and important assignment for the fledgling, but pacesetting Ernesto Tours (ET).
It went a bit like this.
John and Sue fly to Verona from Belfast and stay one night at 37 Stradone Porta Palio (the 'mini Jesus')
Ernesto and Maureena (have I mentioned those names ...
Our first stop in Italy involved a love of pizza, a love of gelato and a love story about this broad named Juliet or something. For me, this place became even better second time around. The food was better and the gelato I had last night was made from like, real lemon and mint. It actually felt like I had been licking a lemon for 10 minutes it was so good. As Callum pointed out, the food here is packed with awesome flavours for your taste buds to ...
... next to a lovely British lady and had a good chat. The
atmosphere was electric and the setting sublime. Eventually the opera started
and it was such a spectacular. Four acts, 3x 20 mins intervals, a cast over 150
people which included singers, dancers, children and horses and donkeys on
stage. The orchestra and the maestro included about another 100 musicians –
Wow! The stage setting in the arena was the best stage setting ...
... DEPARTMENT store – may do
some more tomorrow. Both Craig and I bought a wallet – plenty of Saldi items
available. I bought a blue check Mandarina Duck wallet – soft and small.
Eventually we went for a look at the magnificent Basilica di San Anastasia –
what a beautiful surprise. It reminded us of the Cathedral in Sienna, very
beautifully painted with wonderful art pieces. It was ...
... our hotel was located. The hotel was gorgeous and situated steps from St. Mark's Square! Venice is absolutely magical, especially at night. While we were strolling we kept feeling like we were in a fantasy land. Now we know why Disney used Venice as his inspiration for DisneyWorld!! We took a ...