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Acetaia di Giorgio, old mansion of the 14 Barbieri brothers, under its roof in the heart of the city of Modena keeps all the glamour and the attraction of very ancient rites and of centuries old tradition.
From the exclusive family consumption, today Giorgio, Giovanna and Carlotta Barbieri have expanded this delicious pleasure to whomever desires to taste the incomparable flavour of the best Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of ...
... the same lasagne as a couple of days ago and I enjoyed some tagliatelle with bolognese sauce. We had considered having dessert and coffee but it was too still and humid in the restaurant so we left. We walked up the main street called Via del Independenza as it is covered entirely by porticos, apparently there are 53km of them in Bologna, more than any other city in the world. We dropped into Cattedrale di San ...
... the train station. We were on separate carriages as it was so full but at least we got first class. First class sauna though. My carriage was hot and everyone was glowing. When I got off I asked Anita about her carriage and it was the same.
We went back to the hotel and relaxed in the cool of the room for a couple of hours. We headed out to a place for dinner that Fede had recommended, Matusel Ristorante on Via Bertoloni. This turned out to basically be a ...
I was up early to walk up to Piazzale Michelangelo to take some photos of Florence with the sun behind me. There was a lot of cars and motorbikes on the road but few tourists and the Ponte Vecchio was almost empty except for a few cars of the shop owners unloading stock. The view over Florence at this time of day is beautifully clear with the sun shining on the dome of the Cathedral and down the river toward Ponte Vecchio.
At 10am we booked out and ...
... guy for 30 mins in French, since he, as always, didn't speak English.
And, tomorrow we will hit Firenze again... Amazing city!