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... house (we assume) with exquisite ceilings and carvings. Two and ½ hours later, we immerged stuffed and delighted with the service and food. This isn’t what we consider typical Italian fare – gourmet to say the least. And service was impeccable, and we agreed we should treat ourselves more often to such a dining experience.
We think that Cremona is our favorite place so far – ...
... restoration costs more than 100,000 euros. This is quite an effort by a town that is not rich.
Dinner at a local restaurant frequented by locals (this really isn’t a tourist town, anyway!)
After supper we went to a free concert. We did not have a clue on what to expect. A great surprise! The concert was given by the Westmont College Orchestra of Santa Barbara, California. The orchestra is on a tour of Italy and, wisely, ...
We went down for a lovely breakfast around 8:30. We really didn't see much of the city last night, so we set off on foot this morning. Our first stop was the Duomo (Cathedral) and ancient baptistry. This church consisted of three levels. We actually got down to the very first church built in the first century. The upper church was built in the 11th century. We have seen a lot of churches, but this one was like ...
... 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 ...
... 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 ...