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... in Catolica, only about 5km from our hotel but he lived in Coriano. This town was included in our ride home from San Marino. It is obvious as you ride through Coriano that Simoncelli was well loved. Flags fly from the lamp posts and there are several memorials in the town to him. The race track at Misano - just up the road has also been renamed after him. A fitting memorial for a very memorable rider and character.
R.I.P Super Sic 58
... even a display of Mutoids all over the area - looked like the extras from a film set.
After wandering around for a couple of hours and some lunch we got back on the bike and headed back to our hotel. This time we stuck to the country roads where Greg says the countryside is prettier than Tuscany - I couldn't agree!
The ride back took us through Misano so it was a no brainer that we would go and have a look at the track now named after Marco Simoncelli. We ...
... had enough time to check out the beach. After all, Rimini is a beach town.
First stop was a gelateria. The lady at the counter said her favorite flavors were nutella and Alabama, so that's what I got. Apparently "Alabama" is the world's best cookies and cream. (It even put the Cookie Monster by Lansdale to shame, and I love that stuff.)
... vending machines.
Ravenna was rainy, and a little cold. But it was beautiful. This visit was primarily for a library tour. We went to the Istituzione Biblioteca Classense. There, we saw beautiful artwork, which we would come to learn is a real norm in Italy. Every building contains stunning works of art. We also were provided a bilingual presentation of rare books, ...
... Nick was highly amused by the memorials to the Thespians that was put up in the 1950s. “What? Were there actors here too?” I had to explain to Nick that the forces again King Xerxes were made up of various Greek City-States such as Athens, Thebes, Sparta, as well as many other areas including Thespia.
Our next stop of our exciting tour of Ancient Greek historical sites, was Delphi! In ancient times, the Oracle at Delphi was consulted ...