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... Expensive at 70€ with a bottle of red but great food. Porcini funghi pasta and fish in a strong tomato and olive sauce finished with a creme brûlée - best meal yet. Rain all night and predicted to get worse and stay for few days so no point staying here, nothing to do in the rain. Prefer to spend wet day in train and come back when it's fine. Bought the last copy of a walk description book in village- lots great looking walks- some quite easy and some up ...
... the miles ticking away quickly and by mid afternoon Pavia was within reach giving 153km for the day.
Incidentally, there is a connection between the Cisa pass and the Ferrari motor company. According to various hits on Google Enzo Ferrari started his racing career there and had a love affair with the road. It is rumoured that prototype cars were tested there by the ...
... up the valley and went for 2 more rounds of caffe and vino at Massimo's and then Maleo's homes.
The food, wine and socialising took its toll so we found ourselves in bed by 8pm for a 'nap' and slept through to this morning - the magic of sleep making us feel slightly more human. Having gone to bed so early, we woke up hungry so Francesco drove us into town looking for a breakfast. We ended up having cappucino and brioche while we waited for the supermarket to open ...
... it everywhere. Walking through the old city you'll hear live music coming from the upper stories... mostly violins, but other instruments as well. Here people come from all over not just to learn to play music, but to make musical instruments. And these are made, not in big, streamlined factories, but in back alley shops. There's something very lofty and majestic about this place. To explore an old Italian city is one thing. To do it while being serenaded ...
... sneaking around the
upper floors of this big old empty building!!
I finally got looking at my maps and decided on the scenic route to Italy via
a few nice passes over the Alps and then after that managed to get some
I was up by 8am and after checking my emails etc the very nice lady of the
hotel brought me up a cup of wonderful coffee, I loaded the bike and was off
back along the road I arrived on yesterday.
I'm heading up the mountains again ...