Travel Blogs from Lido degli Estensi
... for the bus!" It was 11:00 by the time we arrived at our stop for the day - Ravenna. A city is known for its mosaics, it is also the burial place of the poet Dante Alighieri. We had plans to visit several of these sites. The friendly lady at the tourism office was quite helpful and spoke English quite well! Our tour through the old city took us through the Porto Serrata in the north, past the Basilica/Duomo and onto the main square (Piazza del Popolo). From there we went ...
We did a side trip to Murano to see the glass blowing , that was incredible to see. We then went to Burano island.. Very colourful buildings each color represents a different family . We the went back to the ship and prepared to sail. We are now enroute to ...
So today we are back in Italy, slowly making our way back towards Venice :) It's Sunday so unfortunately the majority of the shops in Ravenna where closed. I've spent the day with my good old cabin mate Tomi. We bumped into Veselina (casino) and Maria (reception) at a cafe so we joined them for a drink and to used the Wi Fi there. Afterwards me and Tomi took a little stroll around and can you believe it for the first time since I joined ...
So, Jim has said he's seen enough churches to last a lifetime, however, it was his idea to go to Ravenna to see the Mosaics.
Somehow, when we were working on something else, this entry got lost.
What I remember most of the day, is the snippy lady who sold us a ticket to the museum and basilica. When we went to go into the basilica, right across from the ticket booth, they told us we needed a different ticket, it was the wrong basilica!! So, we ...
... my holiday gone? Do I get three hours off the price of the hotel? I jolly we'll hope so! Anyway, I'm wandering verbally, instead of telling you about my physical wanderings. Today I set of to explore a bit more the Rialto market. If you remember I passed through yesterday on my travels, but today I wanted to buy a few things and look at the products available. I was able to pop onto the Traghetto today. This costs 2€ in Summer, and basically it is a two ended gondola with ...
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