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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Pets allowed
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Public transportation in Italy is phenomenal. You really could live here without a car. We decided to take the FrecciaRossa (high speed) from Bologna to Bari. This train can travel along at 300 Km/hr. about 180 MPH. The trip took about 5 ½ hours and was absolutely wonderful. The seats were very comfortable and there was ...
... shop that was set up temporarily from the Milano Expo 2015 that ended in October. Inside were little bottles of Modena's Balsamic. I tasted several samples of the certified balsamic. It is aged at least 12 years and some bottles I sampled were aged 24 years! Oh my....sweet, intense---yum.
Of course it's time for food. ...
So, we finally arrive in Bologna late Thursday morning. We find our AirBnB, dump our luggage and hit the streets of Bologna. We find a narrow little alleyway with markets, shops and bars. Oh the cheeses, the hams hanging from ceilings, the cold cuts--mortadella, salami, pastas-and on and on it goes. The little tables outside, crowding the alley even more, beckon to ...
Four years ago Sean and I made our first grand adventure, staying with families all over the world. Several of these families grew near-and-dear to our hearts, particularly our first family in Bosco Del Fracasso, of Italy. In September 2011, Sean and I spent three amazing weeks on Anna and Maurizio's family farm where we helped to pick the family's grapes, learned ...
... it was a six or seven km walk, and I had seen pretty much everything that Bologna had to offer.
It is not a pretty place. The old town is quite dark and medieval and looking in need of a bit of renovation. I think they do one every couple of hundred years, so it is due. It's main claim to fame, apart from the sausage, is that the first University was established here in 1080 AD. There is a museum in the square where you can go in and look at the lecture room where ...