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Our trip to Milano got a late start--not our fault. The high speed train, Frecciarossa, was delayed over an hour due to some political rumblings/rallies in Bologna.
We made it just on time to our lunch visit with Vera, our very first teacher of Italian, ...
First of all...all of this trip was made with the recomendations of this site "Mil„o nas Maos"!
1) Here to stay
we stay in Milan, for 1 and an half day, so we choose the hotel, based on the rate and location, so the ...
... cafeterias and kiosks. We had bought our own sandwiches and an apple strudel each to avoid the long queues which were said to give you expensive but not good food, and ate those at the point we reached, still short of the end, where we nabbed a table and three chairs, one used for Cathy's feet, and I bought a beer from the adjacent buffet. Ironic that the theme of this Expo was food. Main sight was the imaginative architecture, and the people! Mostly Italians. Headed ...
... walked up for the Underground to the Piazza del Duomo, there before our eyes was the most stunningly beautiful cathedral I have ever seen. Truly a spectacle to behold. The Duomo is the worlds largest Gothic Cathedral and the third largest Catholic Church in the world. We decided not to enter but we're happy to have a walk around and check out the exterior.
Next we headed to the Castello Sforzesco which is a red brick castle. It was owned ...
... Safe wont open. Usual stuff. Dinner tonight was at Mama Rosas. Great wine and food, antipasta, zuchini chips, seafood pasta. ( after note: This was probably one of our best meals in italy, but we didnt realise it at the time). The meal was well paced and relaxed, not like France at all and shows me the italians take their eating pretty seriously. Food was seriously good but strangely no olives with ...