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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Travel Blogs from Lido degli Estensi
... of the streets that had pita bread filled with ham and cheese. I scored one of those and washed it down with fizzy water and an ice cream.
We then started on our discovery walk. We had targeted 6 places of interest. The Basilica di S. Vitale was one. We arrived, walked about 20 steps into the enclosed area only to be told that it was closing. Bugger! I took a few quick snaps before the gates were locked behind us. We ...
... the museum staff who took pity on our inability to read the Italian descriptions of the exhibits and gave us a personal tour. The finds from the Greeks, Etruscan, Celts and Romans were amazing. The photos are just some on the wonderful exhibits. Dinner tonight was a seafood salad and sea bass all bought by cooks Giuliano and Enrico at the Chioggia markets this morning. ...
Today we had a lazy morning hanging out in the grounds of the BNB. We had a swim, the kids had a spa and Nick and I caught up on some reading. Oh and it was my birthday! I got coffee and toast in bed! And some gorgeous home made cards from the kids. After a slow start we took some rickety old bikes into town. It was really fun, kids on the back - only Ruby scored a helmet - she was very proud of this! The town is quite beautiful ...
... 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 ...
On Friday, we traveled by train and walked in the rain.
Even precipitation is lovely in Italy.
At the train station, I discovered a vending machine that provided espresso in a tiny plastic cup. It was perfect. Espresso this good shouldn't come from vending machines. Frankly, espresso of any kind shouldn't come from vending machines. Heaven, I'm sure, will be lined ...