Travel Blogs from Lido degli Estensi
... of bread. The supermarket sells sliced bread, which is what I bought, but it's stale and horrible. In Australia, you can't turn a corner without running into a Bakers Delight or a Brumbies with freshly baked, freshly sliced loaves. The bread meant my sandwich was unfulfilling. After work, Simone's family went out for pizza for dinner and invited us alone. Them going out anyway and inviting us is actually a bit of a ruse really, they would normally just have fruit and yogurt ...
... at an insane volume, so we we wandered the area and found somewhere that looked just as good but was quieter. I ordered "Filetto di manzo cotto in padella all'aceto balsamico con rucola, grana e il suo ristretto", which thanks to Google Translate I knew was pan fried beef fillet with balsamic vinegar, rocket lettuce and "it's restricted". The first part made sense but "it's restricted"? I think it was a mistranslation ...
... I was simultaneously thinking of this XKCD comic: http://xkcd.com/349/ I proceeded to read large swaths of the 100 page or so manual for the home automation system, and came to the conclusion that the only solution now was to reset each of the devices. This meant that we had to find a ladder, climb up to the skylights, detach the chain from the window to get to the reset button, and put a toothpick into the reset switch. The ...
... into Ravenna, I saw a Shell service station and thought it would be good to fill up just as we were arriving so I could see how much the trip had cost, but it was unattended. There was a pay at the pump option, but I've learned that on my prepaid travel card it takes a stupidly large amount of money off (like 150 Euro) and then takes a few days before it resolves to the 20 Euro it actually cost - meanwhile you can't access that money, so I decided to ...
... we went to the beach but it was overcast and too cool to swim. Instead we went to Marco's bar and had prosecco and French fries dipped in mayo! Amazing dinner with polpetone (meatloaf) and leftover lasagna from lunch! Then a 30 minute skype conversation with Gabri. Now it's time for bed so I am ready for my trip tomorrow. Tomorrow will be an ...
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Other places to stay in Lido degli Estensi
Viale delle Querce 109, Lido degli Estensi | Hotelfrom $96
Viale dei Lecci, 41, Lido degli Estensi | Hotelfrom $50
Viale G. Pascoli, 42 , Lido degli Estensi | 3 star hotelfrom $46
V.le delle Querce 75, Lido degli Estensi | Hotelfrom $66
G.Leopardi 49, Lido degli Estensi | 3 star hotelfrom $87