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... before we had to get back to the station. One of the last shout outs of the blog goes to Emma for jumping to the task of providing us with a mini-tour of Verona. After a quick use of emergency 3G she was armed with a map and a rough route of Verona and was ready to take us to see the main sites. Of course we saw Juliet's balcony, also the arena where lots of opera shows are going on throughout the summer, another bridge with pretty ...
... to be different and pick the exotic ham sandwich. To stick in budget we declined drinks and stuck to the warm water from our water-bottles. By the time we'd finished lunch Emma's sun cravings were in full drive. We found a place on the grass which had a tree for shade and a perfect spot big enough for Emma to bask in the sun. Later on we (except Lucy) went for a swim in the lake. A treacherous journey, as the lake took ages to get deep enough to swim. ...
Update on last night: Had a really nice meal out which started with a glass of prosecco because we had to wait a couple of a minutes for an outside table. Lucy, Katie and I shared pesto pasta and a margherita pizza. Really nice. After the meal we waited for our friends from Berlin to join us. Little did we know that they were coming from the other side of Venice to see us and we were meeting them in a bar basically below our hostel. Emma's ...
... the origin of the masons. On a sidewalk built by the masons you could see cut into one square the shape of two eyes. A sign that there was a Masonic temple there below ground. The guide mentioned the line of history of the masons even in the one dollar bill of the US. I was able to pull out a one dollar bill. My contribution to the Italian speaking group. Look at the top of the pyramid on the dollar bill and see a ...
Observations Sometimes one has to be the master of their own fate. As in Greece when I chose to visit the acropolis da sola-alone- so this morning I decided I will travel to Verona. Annalia has taken on a translation job and the weather will be extremely hot no matter where I am. Three hours on an air conditioned train will not be hard to take. I bought a first class ticket for the Frecciabianca, I have a hotel reservation ...