Holiday Inn Express Bologna-Fiera
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- Continental Breakfast
- TV Channel One Russia
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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This morning Nathan's battle with the infamous Roman traffic started up again. We got away from the apartment at about 10am and missed most of the peak hour traffic so the trip out of the city was relatively smooth. It is great to see how patient the drivers in the cities of Europe seem to be. Double parking, parking on the footpath or on …
Today, we went to a beautiful home I Modena where they produce Balsamuc Vinegar over many years. We tasted 7 vinegars that were aged from 15-25 years. They were so unique with subtle differences. They dont sell to shops, but freight to anywhere in the world.
We had a brilliant education session and got a whole new appreciation for it.
Ummm, needless to say I bought some.
Here's some history from the family ...
... and the Greek influence. All very interesting. So much history for such a small area.
We then found the gelato place I had eaten at in 2013 and had gelato. Very good. I think the best I have had in Italy. We checked out Tiffany's to see if they had any Italy specific charms but they didn't. On the way past the Basilica di San Petronio we noticed that this had now opened from its lunch break so we went in. This is ...
... with few non seafood choices. We shared a plate of mixed hams and some zucchini flowers stuffed with a shrimp mousse, battered and deep fried. Molto benne. However, I think I had seafood overload by the end of the day. We then had an early night in watching Keeping up Appearances on Youtube.
The temperature is in the low 30s but it feels very hot as it is rather humid and there is little greenery around to break the heat reflected off the buildings and the ...
... on the weekend so couldn't return our clothes until Tuesday and one was open Saturday morning but couldn't return our clothes until Monday afternoon by which time we would be in Venice. The things we take for granted in Australia. So I spent a hot, sweaty hour doing laundry in a laundromat.
At about 7:30pm we headed for Piazza Maggiore but about half way there saw a sign to Ristorarte Bolognese so we went there. The place had a family from Mexico ...