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Travel Blogs from Assisi
... while I was in Lyon and the heat made it even worse. All I wanted was my couch, chicken noodle soup, orange juice and HBO. Being sick put a damper on my time in Lyon and I was not able to explore the city like I wanted. Side note, I really appreciate the women who let me cancel part of my dinner order after seeing how sick I was.
- The city of Marseille was nothing special. The big attraction are the calanques and that is about all the city has to ...
... to see David, so head off to his queue. However, it's going to be 2 hrs in the blazing heat...couldn't do it. So linch instead. J keen for the inevitable pizza, so we decide to avoid the tourists & head off on our own. Found a market just clearing away, & checked a couple of restaurants before finding the ideal one! Pizzas were 4 euros! Not a tourist in sight either. Delicious pizzas too..
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... us that many of the dishes were a bit "gamey" for some people. They offered to make the kids simple dishes not on the menu. Sophie took them up on this offer and just ordered spaghetti with sauce. The rest of us all ordered pasta dishes with an Umbrian flare that were more adventurous. Yes, even Kirk after his Cuttle FIsh experience tried something new again. We took a picture of the menu so we would get it right! ...
After leaving Cortona we slipped briefly out of Tuscany to visit nearby Assisi in the province of Perugia. Resting place for St Francis it was sombre to visit his tomb under the church there, however the rest of the town has been transformed into a religious tourist destination. What said it all was the carousel outside one of the churches that was adorned with religious motifs...note the Francescan monks in the background. ...
... a typical Italian dessert like tiramisu. So with a menu slowly coming together we made our way into the market to go through the process of procuring all of our ingredients. We met with their favorite produce lady, a somewhat salty old lady with an unlit cigarette hanging from her mouth who only spoke by shouting as we purchased leeks for the pasta sauce as well as tomatoes and basil for the bruschetta. After that we headed inside the covered portion of the market to pick ...