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... our hot three nights in Prevo. Air conditioned, a big bed, and a big, clean space to spread out a little, as well as a great balcony with views of the surrounding hills of The Langhe. The owners travel during the winter months (it gets very cold and snowy and they shut down) and the decorations and food reflected that. There was an entire cart of sugars from around the world! I wish I had gotten a picture of that. In addition, ...
... bit like Italy's version of Grange. The area is also famous for tartufo - truffles ... Black in colder months and white summer truffles.
La Morra , the little town I chose, is a very small 16th century cobblestoned village, very well preserved and not as touristy as the famous Barolo village 3 kms away. It is the highest village in the Langhe so we had fantastic views of the area, and could see all the other ...
... a French styled paradise . Two decades later they were "given" the area of Turin, Sardinia, Piedmont and Nice. The Duke of Savoy loved the area so much he wanted to unify all the piecemeal areas and a "parliament " was established in Torino, the Kingdom of Italy was established and Duke Carlo Emanuele II became the first King of Italy.
We found Torino an absolute wonder of tree-lined avenues, palaces and churches full of baroque decadence . A few tourists ...
Not much to say on this, we were both very disappointed with Turin. We felt that we done a lot of driving in the city for nothing really, its not the easiest place to get around.
The Bed and Breakfast that we stayed in was very nice , very clean and modern, no complaints there, her English was limited, but we were able to understand each other.
We went out in the ...
An easier day today - only a half hour walk after our bus ride into the hills to in Castagnole Monferrato. It was a little hazy but the view across the vineyards was glorious. Hayfever struck once again - this time it was the snowflake trees which were scattering pollen everywhere. Illaria offered to take my photo with the vineyards but I declined - my eyes were streaming, not pretty. OK. I think Juventus just scored a goal ...