- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... stay in a private apartment. The appt was directly in the centre , off the cobblestoned main Piazza Vittorio Emanuelle. No parking available as most don't have cars . We had to park in an underground car park , not too far away ....so it was a bit of an interesting logistics exercise .
Turino is a bit off the tourist radar , which is why we chose it . It's reputation is as a bit of a faded beauty with industrial roots (Fiat factories ) Most people know ...
... we found this amazing local Pizza place, it one that the locals use, so there was no English going on at all. But we got 2 medium Pizza's for euros 7, can't moan about that, and we couldn't even eat it all.
The following morning we had arranged to see the The Shroud of Turin, due to circumstances this did not happen, but we went off to our next destination, Capena Rome.
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 ...
... Next we went to the Don Bosco School and Basilica. Here we were able to see St. Don Bosco's relics, have our private mass, and eat lunch. After a couple hours at the Don Bosco Bascillica we drove to Venice, which took about four to five hours. When we arrived at our hotel we ate there, grabbed some Gelato, and went to ...
... was the kilogram (about 2.5 pounds) of strawberries I bought for 1 euro! They were juicy and delicious and I only ate about half before I left them at the hostel for whomever wanted some.
After the market I decided to cross the river (note big European cities typically have at least one river) to see the church over there. On the way, I walked through some parks and piazzas with phenomenal architecture. I don’t believe that ...