BEST WESTERN Hotel Maggiore
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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... of great bankers from 13thC and sheep farmers. Medici dynasty the rulers of Tuscany showed great support for artists. Chianti full bodied red wine is grown in Tuscan region. One of famous wines produced in Tuscany. Many olive trees as well. Walking in Rome. Trevi fountain. Basilica Santa Maria. Used for Roman ...
... photos from a platform at the top. The one next to it had to be shortened a fair bit soon after it was built, because it developed a serious lean to one side. It has more of an angle than the Tower of Pisa, but is still standing. In the 1400's it is estimated that Bologna was a medieval New York, with up to 180 brick skyscrapers, and there are still a couple of dozen left scattered around town.
I did find a special little church on my travels, one that was founded ...
... spot just before the rain came down! At Trattoria de Noemi we had the regional pasta special - pumpkin ravioli - Capellacci Di Zucca which was excellent! We toasted my birthday with a nice bottle of C******nay Frizzante! We had a fun ride home after that! Kids were excited to ride home in the dark with their tipsy parents. We stopped at a little bar with a couple of old Italian men in it and finished the night with an Italian ...
... more Biennale - this time the Arsenale venue. This was not my favourite part of it and the kids were a bit bored too, lost Nick for a while and then had to high tail it back to the apartment to get our stuff and get over to the car - we needed to get the car out of the parking before it clicked over to another day. The drive to Ferrara was a little stressful through a massive storm! We eventually found ...
... and the Greek influence. All very interesting. So much history for such a small area.
We then found the gelato place I had eaten at in 2013 and had gelato. Very good. I think the best I have had in Italy. We checked out Tiffany's to see if they had any Italy specific charms but they didn't. On the way past the Basilica di San Petronio we noticed that this had now opened from its lunch break so we went in. This is ...