Travel Blogs from Cremona
... tour theme song) and coincidently it was time for us to head back to the room and get ready for Monaco. Our form of transport today was the tram, didn't figure out how to purchase tickets initially so we just rode for free- rebels. Time to head to Monaco and roll around in our bus with the rich and famous! Headed into the grand casino and had a wine, it wasn't very big but we assumed all the action was behind the entrance to the ...
What a disappointment not to be able to find a site near the Italian Lakes. We hadn't realised that it was a special festival in Italy and it seemed like every one was celebrating at the lakes. We did see some beautiful sights while we were searching for a site. We also caused chaos on a site when we couldn't s reverse to get out. Several people came to our aid - including a very nice English chap who ...
... yep, just because you have bought a ticket doesn't mean anything unless you then stamp it at a small yellow machine. Finding a machine that is working will take at least 5-10 minutes and often they aren't working. If the conductor is stood on the platform and you inform him that the stamp machine isn't working he will just wave you away. . . however when you are on the train the conductor will ...
Miles Biked: 54.4
Today was about as boring and typical as it gets. It occurred to me this morning that we only have two more nights in Italy :( and so I needed to do as much Italian things as possible. We left Parma at a pretty early time (like before 10), and got some breakfast focaccia on the way out. This stuff is really amazing, especially for breakfast. It's just like cold pizza except the bread hasn't hardened and there's not as much sauce. It was awesome, ...
... the piazza and the work on the Duomo (they have been working on it since at least 2006). There still is scaffolding but it's crept to the back parts of the Duomo. The facade is bright and simply stunning. Needing some lunch, I grab a Caprese panini and sit in the piazza enjoying the views and people watching. Then it's time to head back to the train station to pick up my luggage at the left luggage counter. I leave plenty of time since I don't ...
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