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Acetaia di Giorgio, old mansion of the 14 Barbieri brothers, under its roof in the heart of the city of Modena keeps all the glamour and the attraction of very ancient rites and of centuries old tradition.
From the exclusive family consumption, today Giorgio, Giovanna and Carlotta Barbieri have expanded this delicious pleasure to whomever desires to taste the incomparable flavour of the best Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of ...
... being tortured in hell so there have been a couple of attempts to blow it up and security is obvious. The cathedral claims to be one of the most beautiful in Europe. Its nice but it is not particularly outstanding amongst the many we have seen.
From the Basilica we walked back along the long porticos of Via del Independenza to the hotel where we retreated from the heat for the day. Room service looked like a good ...
... with few non seafood choices. We shared a plate of mixed hams and some zucchini flowers stuffed with a shrimp mousse, battered and deep fried. Molto benne. However, I think I had seafood overload by the end of the day. We then had an early night in watching Keeping up Appearances on Youtube.
The temperature is in the low 30s but it feels very hot as it is rather humid and there is little greenery around to break the heat reflected off the buildings and the ...
I was up early to walk up to Piazzale Michelangelo to take some photos of Florence with the sun behind me. There was a lot of cars and motorbikes on the road but few tourists and the Ponte Vecchio was almost empty except for a few cars of the shop owners unloading stock. The view over Florence at this time of day is beautifully clear with the sun shining on the dome of the Cathedral and down the river toward Ponte Vecchio.
At 10am we booked out and ...
... van and painted.... to the tune of "Rain keeps falling on my head" or something similar, while I did a Kamikaze attack on the museum across the road.
I have to say that it was pretty damn good!
Love 'em or hate 'em, you just can't deny that Ferraris are just sex on wheels.