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... of postcards of Tavullia and after 'doctoring' them with a couple of stickers we were ready to ride on.
I guess we will have to wait until be attend the MotoGP at Bruno in August to get a glimpse of Valentino in the flesh!
Not only is this Valentino country, but also the area where Marco Simoncelli was born and lived. For those that may not be aware of this name, Marco died tragically in the Malaysian MotoGP in 2011. Marco ...
... named after him. His statue is even in part of the wall of the Post Office in Piazza del Popolo in the centre of the town. The other attraction is Rocca Costanza which is a fortress that was started by Constanzo Sforza in 1472 and completed by his son Giovanni in 1505. The fortress has an empty moat around it and was built for the defence of the town which must have been much smaller in those days.
As with many Italian towns there are many churches and the ...
... statues with names like "Skank Angel." One of the robots was quite obviously intended to be a female with quite a bit of junk in her trunk.
The old town is quite cute, although still quite hilly and with a lot of stairs. At some point, the amount of stairs just became a joke and I'd go up stairs that led nowhere just because they were there.
On Friday, we traveled by train and walked in the rain.
Even precipitation is lovely in Italy.
At the train station, I discovered a vending machine that provided espresso in a tiny plastic cup. It was perfect. Espresso this good shouldn't come from vending machines. Frankly, espresso of any kind shouldn't come from vending machines. Heaven, I'm sure, will be lined ...
... the road! All lessons and practice is in a controlled environment! From the way the Greeks drive, I wouldn’t be surprised to learn if it is the same there. As Nick says, Greeks have a “do or die” attitude to driving – they are going to do it and don’t care who may die as a result of what they do! Double unbroken lines, blind corners, speed limits – none of these things have any affect on the way they drive, and overtake, on the ...