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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Perla Bologna
Not far from the center
Good information about what to see/eat in the city.
Recept open 24/7 (perfect for late person like me)
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Public transportation in Italy is phenomenal. You really could live here without a car. We decided to take the FrecciaRossa (high speed) from Bologna to Bari. This train can travel along at 300 Km/hr. about 180 MPH. The trip took about 5 ½ hours and was absolutely wonderful. The seats were very comfortable and there was ...
... 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 ...
... the bus with all that fresh air can really give you an appetite. We go back to our little alley and try another little bar because their menu has tortelloni, another dish that Bologna is famous for. I order tortolloni con burro e salvia--with butter and sage. OMG! There are no words. The photo is a humble attempt. When I tell Bill over lunch what a great time I'm ...
So when you think of Italy what is the first thing that jumps to mind. Drinking coffee in sun dappled squares? Eating the thinest pizza with the freshest ingredients? Wandering past stunning architecture straight from a Shakespearean novel? Well tick, tick, tick. That, by the way, is the sound of me checking off my list as I spent a few wonderful hours in the foodie capital of Italy.
I started with a ...
... with us, street hawkers selling stupid things, noo, noo ,noo, . A table next to us had twin boys, maybe about two or three years old. One boy was playing dads mobile phone, the other boy was having the biggest tantrum, grown ups sort of ignoring the crying boy, everyone watching then because it was rather funny, for those of us who have had children anyway. Then our waiter comes over with a small bowel of gelato from the bar next door and gives it to crying boy. ...