Idea Hotel Piacenza
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... the miles ticking away quickly and by mid afternoon Pavia was within reach giving 153km for the day.
Incidentally, there is a connection between the Cisa pass and the Ferrari motor company. According to various hits on Google Enzo Ferrari started his racing career there and had a love affair with the road. It is rumoured that prototype cars were tested there by the ...
... out the pope was stationed there in 1095 so it is where he gave the benediction to his Concilio (council) in their mission to bring all Christianity together and conquer the Holy places. That's right - the first of the crusades. The church as it stands today was built in the 1500s and I was surprised that it only took 4 years to build - the painting and decorating took 5!
As we have walked around Piacenza I've also noticed lots of little ...
4 hrs, 4.8 kms
There are just a couple more provinces in Lombardia region that I need to visit. Cremona is one of them.
All the large cities in the northern plains of Italy are beautiful--but after a while it's a little hard telling them apart. Hopefully I'll be able to discover something unique about Cremona.
That's not hard at all. Cremona has a very distinct claim to fame: it perhaps Italy's most musical city. And you ...
... first the town looks like a boring, generic plains town. But while looking for the town center, I'm pleasantly surpised to find the entire historic district surrounded by a castle wall and moat! It's a faily low, very thick wall with chambers and tunnels inside--some that you can visit--an rounded low corner towers. On the far side is a tall tower overlooking the river and a beautiful bridge. Definitely worth the ...
... parking space by Africans who then charge you even though it is pay and display. Piacenza has very narrow streets which are mostly one way but if you can get to nearly the end of Via Borghetto there is plenty of parking and only a 10 minute walk back into the centre. The main sites are the equestrian statues in the main square, the arcade at one side of the square and the Duomo. It takes under an hour to do. We bought bread and dried mushrooms and were soon off down south ...