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- Continental Breakfast
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Of the many things we discussed in preparation for our journey, our instructor informed us that we were not allowed to sleep until it is actually bedtime in Italy. Seven hours ahead, or something like that. I think that's right? I've never been a whiz at geography, which is the subject into which I assume we place time zones. Whatever. The point is, we were awake for something like thirty hours, coming off of ...
... on a Monday. Nor did we quite appreciate that the Italians like to siesta in the afternoon so much is closed after lunch. However there is much to visually appreciate and the odd church to pop into (Jules lit the odd candle). Very lovely frescos in most of the churches. I thought that Canterbury was quite content with one big church. We must have seen 4 that were as big in the city and ...
Arrived safely after an uneventful journey. Gatwick as busy as ever. Easy Jet is fine has aeroplane with wings and engines that gets you where you want. What else is needed?? Bologna has a very old centre and a sprawling superb. It is a bit of a centre of travel with a hub railway station and airport. Over the years the old city walls have been knocked down but some remain to define the old city from the newer bits. Sadly raining quite hard which rather limits sightseeing. ...
... above the snow line, there must haze been a considerable amount here as there is still a couple of foot at the rides of the road. There seems to be a vast amount of wagons on the road today, I would estimate that two thirds of all the tragic was HGV's. Because of the time we spent wandering around shops we only got as far as Bologna before finding an overnight stop. There is still lots if snow in the parking place, ...
... upset, they just accept it and either wait or drive around, through or over the obstacles in their way. I could not imagine this happening back home without some form of road rage being seen.
Our drive today took us to he city of Bologna during which we drove through some considerable snow falls changing the scenery from a dull winter brown to a beautiful visage of ...