Hotel Europa Novara
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... it properly. Today it is kept in a hermetically sealed room to protect it further. Giacomo also pointed out all the symbolism in the painting, all figures cast in light apart from Judas. The grouping of elements in threes to represent the holy trinity, even Jesus depicted in a triangular shape, and Judas and Jesus reaching for the same bread. Leonardo worked on the piece for 4 years, but set up him Milan home and vineyards just across the road.
Our final tour ...
... we ended up there after dinner, three subway lines later, for sunset. I learned two important things my first day in Europe: (1) the world is incredibly difficult to navigate without internet access & (2) Kelly & I might as well have a stamp on our forehead that says "American" Overall, I really enjoyed Milan. Getting lost multiple times ended up being a blessing in disguise. We were able to see a lot of the city in the one day we had. Onto the next tomorrow AM, Praha! ...
Location: Airplane, Milano- Madrid
The voyage started well and I successfully made it to the airport. Little sleep occurred due to the excessive and chaotic rainfall and thundering for most of the night coupled with heavy duty road work under my window in the early morning. As always, the driver liked to maintain very short distances from the cars in front of us, so every breaking instance left ...
After a leisurely breakfast we caught a water taxi to the station,much quicker than the ferry, boarded our train and off we went.Arrived in Milan at 1,30 and were at our Hotel Sanpi by 2 pm,had a bit of a rest and went out for lunch and a look around.Found ourselves in the middle of the city where there are lots of old buildings and a statue of Leonardo DeVinci which is right near the beautiful old shopping plaza,pretty spectacular. While we were walking around there were police cars ...
... much to say about today other than we have arrived, set up and are currently enjoying a shandy. Later on we wander up to the bar area and discover a children's disco taking place. What draws our attention is the fact they are doing a dance routine to something we first saw in Cyprus........"such fun!!" 7th June. It's shortly after midday and Julie and Grant have arrived, once settled in we have a cold buffet lunch at chez Jones, before getting the bus and Metro into Rome. Whilst ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services