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... are the cemeteries so I take her across the road to where the newer mausoleums are. Beyond that was the cemetery. I convinced her to defer the call to coffee to have a look. As she enters the gates, she looks around and wants to know where the Von Trapp family are hiding. It reminded her of a scene from The Sound of Music. The cemetery has fresh cut and growing flowers on almost every grave and mausoleum. The month of November (Holy Souls) explains this. Either end ...
... time with her either. That left Marco and I. Thankfully he did come that night because if he had not.. I would be left to two
choices... take care of the drunk one, or get snatched by a predator.
The men in the club were very much on the hunt, if you can recall my last blog, these Italian stallions are not always what they seem to be. Luckily I had a body
guard and we all had fun, if we remembered the night or ...
My time in Milan was spent walking around, visiting museums, photographic exhibitions, eating
amazing meals, drinking good micro brewery beers and getting to know Cristina's friends and lifestyle.
I even got to see 'The Last Supper' by Leonardo Da Vinci. This was an amazing surprise from Cristina as it's usually a few months waiting list to get in. They only ...
... of the things we’d seen in the morning without understanding what they really were and why they were significant.
And finally, Milan and fashion are synonymous. The stores declare it and the people display it; smartly-dressed women and men abound; and unlike Oz, ties are still in fashion for men.
So next stop is Lake Como - the village of Menaggio - and an apartment high above the lake with a great view (so says the ad!). Sounds good to ...
... uniformed military personnel, so we didn't feel like risking it. Plus, you couldn't take pictures unless you paid a 2€ fee. It would have been nice to see, but all the security measures were a little alarming to us, so we just appreciated it from the outside. Some major social unrest was taking place while we were there. The entire city was plastered with colorful signs announcing the "EXPO 2015", which after a quick search in Google, appears to be like the Olympics ...