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Travel Blogs from Granarolo dell'Emilia
We arrived in bologna Friday morning at around 9:30am. Everyone was pretty exhausted at this point in the trip and kind of just wanted to be back in Rome. Bologna is famous for their colonnades that run along the main streets in the city. We focused primarily on Piazza Maggiore, which again is the major piazza in Bologna. There are two towers in Bologna close to Piazza Maggiore and we were able to climb to the top of one of them, which was a lot of ...
... traveling companion: she's responsible organized, but not anal; she's fun/funny and doesn't annoy me; and she and I both had the same loose, go-with-the-flow traveling attitude that let us be pretty flexible. With that last part in mind, we didn't really have anything specifically planned out when we got to Bologna, so we were free to wander. We obviously gravitated towards the old part of town, which wasn't too difficult to find. ...
Wow, the mountains just keep getting more and more beautiful. I think this is the area that my friend Antonio will be working in during the ski season. Lucky him!
Got to Milan with 20 minutes to spare before my next train. Had to run to catch the metro to get to another train station. Grabbed the train and exhaled. Almost there. Got a quick sandwich in the restaurant car and watched a very important man alternate using both his ...
... in our next country, San Marino. If only my geography teacher could see me now, until two days ago I didn't even know this country existed! A recent snow fall made the place look so beautiful. We walked through old town, doing some window shopping before needing to thore out in a cozy bar.Looking like it may snow again tonight we decided to head back down the hill, parking up in a designated motor home spot.
Bologna-The home of bolagnaise, Lasagna and parcel pasta and preserved meats.
We decided to do a day trip to check out the great food from Bologna. With another late start we headed off by train, we arrived in Bologna at about 1.30 after getting a bit lost and walking into the burbs rather than the city and then by the time we started to look for restaurants we discovered they were all closed for the afternoon. Eventually we settled on a waffle to ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet