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... 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 ...
4 hrs, 4.8 kms
There are just a couple more provinces in Lombardia region that I need to visit. Cremona is one of them.
All the large cities in the northern plains of Italy are beautiful--but after a while it's a little hard telling them apart. Hopefully I'll be able to discover something unique about Cremona.
That's not hard at all. Cremona has a very distinct claim to fame: it perhaps Italy's most musical city. And you ...
Day 244 For the last two weeks, I've been working on a single hike, creating a "trail of footprints" covering scores of towns and hundreds of kilometers. It's reached the point where this feels like the only way I want to travel... Exclusively on foot. But I only have so much time. If I want to visit every province, every major town in Italy, it's just not realistic to do it all on foot. Besides, the open plains ...
... 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 ...