Travel Blogs from Misano Adriatico
What an amazing day, started a little slow, it was raining and windy, but it ended as just about the perfect autumn day...
Major highlight of the day was a Skype call from Karen, just made my day seeing her, not to mention seeing the Furkids as well, nothing beats seeing the one person who means more to you than anything else in the world...
After the weather cleared we took a drive into the hills around Cattolica to the castle Gradara, ...
... was packed with people for the last night of a weekend street fair. We visited the Piazza Duomo, but mass was in progress, so we made our way back to the Piazza Tre Martirin, then through the Vecchio Pescheria (old fish market) and onto Piazza Cavour, the location of City Hall and several Pallazzos. We had read that Rimini bars had adopted the "appertivo" custom we saw in Florence, Rome and Naples. As we wandered the streets near Vecchio Pescheria ...
One race down, two more still to go...
Misano has been fantastic, I can't say that it is one of the great tracks in the world to shoot, it is fairly flat which isn't the most inviting, but the bike, the atmosphere, the racing has been awesome.
It has taken me until today to start to feeling really comfortable with the track, the first ...
... hadn't been planning on having wine with lunch as there was 3 big climbs on the way home. Best laid plans...and all that. Everyone else had the same idea.
Before she came over to Italy, Donna bought one of these little video cameras which can be attached to the bike. She had it on, luckily, for our ride. It is on youtube but not sure how to post it here.
... on one descent). The most impressive piece of bike handling that I saw was him was at the start of a descent, sit up on his bike, no hands on bars, put his wind jacket on back to front and zip it up, all done while descending and cornering around 45k's an hour. Amazing to see the bike handling skills of these people.
We were joined for one ride by Claudio Chiappucci who has won various Tour de France and Giro hill ...
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Other places to stay in Misano Adriatico
Via Litoranea sud 36, Misano Adriatico | 3 star hotelfrom $58
Via Litoranea Sud 14, Misano Adriatico | 3 star hotelfrom $102
Via Sardegna, 28, Misano Adriatico | 4 star hotelfrom $137
Via Litoranea Sud 6, Misano Adriatico | 3 star hotelfrom $128
Via Liguria 6, Misano Adriatico | Hotelfrom $39
Via Ponte Conca 43, Misano Adriatico | 3 star hotelfrom $57
Via Platani 10, Misano Adriatico | 3 star hotelfrom $43
Via Litoranea Nord, 8, Misano Adriatico | 3 star hotelfrom $39
via D'Annunzio, 30 , Misano Adriatico | Hotelfrom $92
Via Litoranea sud 4, Misano Adriatico | 3 star hotelfrom $93
Via Sicilia, 60, Misano Adriatico | Hotelfrom $83