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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
... named after him. His statue is even in part of the wall of the Post Office in Piazza del Popolo in the centre of the town. The other attraction is Rocca Costanza which is a fortress that was started by Constanzo Sforza in 1472 and completed by his son Giovanni in 1505. The fortress has an empty moat around it and was built for the defence of the town which must have been much smaller in those days.
As with many Italian towns there are many churches and the ...
The Sunflower City Hostel is very much designed for late-night people, but not so much for people who want to get going in the morning. I got up, dressed, packed, and was ready to use the internet until the front desk and breakfast opened, but they close their computer/entertainment room area as well when they close for the night. Stuff doesn't reopen until 8am (which I knew about breakfast and the front desk, but not about the other stuff). Oh well.
... very first Italian translation of Dante's Divine Comedy.
After our library visit we toured some historical landmarks, viewing more art at each of eight locations. By and large, these were mosaics, which I'd never even heard of prior to my travels. They were magnificent.
By the end of the day, I visited at least two more vending machines. You know, quality control.
... restaurants were closed, but we did manage to locate somewhere to eat each day. Thankfully, our host (Costas) was happy to drive to a village to find a restaurant and he always had a detour to suggest, “You’re not in a hurry are you?” and then drive us down a narrow road to see a beautiful view. We ate in some great restaurants and had some yummy food. But as the weather turned worse, we were lucky to find a restaurant in Kourissia where they ...