Travel Blogs from Bologna
... couple needed to have a chamomile tea to calm them down! Back to the hotel room and after a little rest we ventured out to do a big shop getting ready for Pistoia – no perishables but did find interesting bits and pieces and thousands of Balsamic vinegar options – all made in Modena! We are too pooped to go out again so spending time catching up on this blog and ate food in the ...
... to turnaround.. keep driving.. find a spot where I can pull off and mostly do the u turn on the side of the road, I go to pull out and head the correct way but miscalculate the width of the road( ok more like pedestrian
pathway!) and front tires go off the asphalt ... car stalls I am now horizontal across the road and it's total darkness!! try to reverse.. OMG the manual set up is different than my car and reverse is beside 1st ...
... a long time. Nice sleep. 2nd day: Thunder, lightening and heavy rain in the morning. Almost all museums and public touristic places close on Monday. I was thinking should i cancel to go to Siena and stay in Bologna one day more. However, the weather turned out nicely after my breakfast. Decided to go out and look around the city as much as i can for the day time. Seems like this city only have old churches and ...
Wanna test your driving skills and concentration levels ????
Drive the 1 1/2 hour drive from Florence north to Maranello
Very narrow dual road, skinny tunnels and a million trucks.
We survived the drive to arrive at Maranello, Home of the Ferrari.
Ferrari's here, Ferrari's there, Ferrari's EVERYWHERE
Did a factory tour and ...
... city is phenomenal! I can't believe how much history and beauty contained in this compact place I've experienced in just two nights and a day! I now get when Luca said he felt strange when he went to a place like the USA where everything is new -- in the same way that finding myself in a place like Bologna felt surreal: the place is a living, breathing museum yet the people are so cosmopolitan, liberal and forward ...
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