Travel Blogs from Cremona
We awoke to another sparkling Florence morning with lots of snow still lying around. Tim set out to collect our car from its lookout spot on the other side of the river, and when he (double) parked it in front of our hotel for us to load our luggage, it still had a good thick layer of snow on it.
So we farewelled another wonderful city. We …
... B VillaValchero is our destination of sleep and the amount of loveliness in one place is just WOW. SHELLA is the owner and she looked like she just come from a photo-shoot or something. With some braided dreads and super fashion she must be making a mint! She opens the door to reveal to us her humble abode. The tapestry, the kitchen, the lounge, the everything... It is delightful and just what we needed after yesterday's ...
Perhaps the slideshow below will ...
... culatello ham. Famous chefs have a "chain" of ham ie Alain Ducasse.
This region is about the food and the local wine is Lambrusco. It is ok but the wine is secondary to the food.
Parma is a fantastic city with a great outdoor scene and people watching. The women are very chic and EVERYONE has a dog. It is basically an accessory. Highly recommend this region.
... team of engineers producing these wheels of cheese that will not (CAN NOT) be sold for at least 24 months. Yes, the Parmigiano Reggiano requirements are that the cheese is aged for 12 months then inspected, then aged another 12 months minimum and and only then can it be deemed saleble. There were wheels there almost 35 months old.
At the end of the tour we tasted some 28 month old Parm that melted in our mouth, a true ...
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Other places to stay in Cremona
Via Mantova, Cremona | 3 star hotelfrom $63
Piazza della Pace, 21, Cremona | 4 star hotelfrom $104
Via Bonomelli 8, Cremona | 4 star hotelfrom $139
Piazza Liberta 26, Cremona | 4 star hotelfrom $129
Viale Po, 131, Cremona | Hotelfrom $73