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... car with Bistro (Vino anyone?).
The train also had high speed Wi-Fi which allowed Bill to get some work done while traveling.
After passing through Rimini the train traveled down the coast of the Adriatic Sea until we reached ...
... a cheese tray(parmesan, gorgonzola, etc). and salumi--mixed cold cuts: salami, the prosciutto. And the bread---oh, the bread! We couldn't call it a day without some gelatto to top ourselves off!
By 6:00 pm we're back on a train headed home to Bologna. Sunday we are headed to Milano to visit with our very first Italian ...
... feet. We sit. We order. We eat. We drink. We have some local wine and a snack. Don't worry. We have a full dinner later in the evening--tagliatelle al ragu, vino and chocolate salami for dessert! It's like a log of ganache or fudge with biscotti mixed in. When it's sliced it looks like salami--OMG!
Friday, our first full day in Bologna, we set our alarm for ...
On Saturday, I went for a 20 minute run.
And then I got lost. For about three hours. Thinking, Bologna, today, would be the loveliest place and time to die.
English is everyone's second language or so I'm told. And we certainly experienced a lot of this in Italy. More than half of the locals we ran into, in my estimation, spoke, acknowledged or understood some amount of English. This was my experience, certainly. Every day.
... driving was a bit hectic still but manageable.
Afternoon siesta and dinner about 8 or 9.
Oh yes , I found another church. Small and attached to a huge house. Saint Cecilia. Very plain but for the magnificant 13th C frescos depicting the saints story. Marriage , life, matredom , then be-heading and heads stuck back on to be buried. Sigh. Horrible horrible horrible. X
I love Bologna. Very different city to what we have seen so ...