Grand Hotel Terme Astro
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... is octagonal shaped and made of pink Verona Marble--beautiful .
We meet Leonardo in the piazza. He tells us that today, November 7, is the anniversary of the 1917 Workers Revolution in Europe and won't we buy a newspaper? As we ponder, he adds: "One euro for freedom of the press." I ...
... br> We ate in for dinner each evening as the food was excellent and very good value and the wine was good and very reasonable too!
The next day visited Parma and learnt a lot about the production of their famous ham and cheese! Indeed we ate masses of ham and cheese of the three days we were there!
... in terms of distance and terrain, albeit there was a chillier feel. The Appenines seem every bit as hard as the Alps, though some of that may be due to accumulated fatigue and my cold. Since we've been in Italy the food and hotels have been fantastic but the road surfaces have been shocking and it's quite tiring looking out ...
Gavi to the Trebbia
In an attempt to mitigate my cold I drink one glass of beer, one glass of champagne, one glass of white wine and one glass of red. It doesn't work. I feel rheumy (is that a word) and hungover. A roll call at breakfast has several riders on the sick list. Aussie Bruce looks and sounds the worst. He's ...
Left Lucca and headed to Parma for an overnight stay. It was a day of driving interspersed with three stops. First to Modena to become educated on how Balsamic vinegar is made and to taste test 6 different ones, including saffron and mint. Interesting and an expensive spot to shop! Then it was onto Maranello to visit the Ferrari Museum. We enjoyed a couple of hours there and had a picture taken in a nice red one! Not ...