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- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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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 ...
From Assisi we headed east towards the Adriatic coast, and since our map suggested that Sirola/Ancona was worthwhile, we stopped there.
By the way, anyone touring Europe, I thoroughly recommend the Hema maps that I am using - far better than the stuff you buy at service stations, and available locally in Australia. Has a lot of detail and shows toll-stations, inclines, truck stops, camps ...
... with the luggage. A train had just pulled in and I feared it might be ours but no Christine. I asked someone and sure enough the train was ours. We raced down the stairs under the tracks and back up to the right track to see the doors close as we tried to get on. Argh. Back to the schedule to learn we had an hours wait. A beer in the Bistro helped to calm the nerves. Returning to another station on the line to catch the train to our ...
... Most have baskets and/or saddlebags. I wish we could have gotten a picture of the chef, in his uniform, riding back from the market with his basket full of beautiful produce. The cherries and tomatoes are in season and have been very tasty. Grandmas, mothers, business people, kids, all ages and stages ride bikes. It helps that the traffic is mostly slow, the streets wide and most have bike lanes. This is our last day in Parma. Given ...
... to relate to. There is a lot to see and some of it for the second time. Of course there is also 20th century Bologna which has less charm, but its historic centre is compact and fascinating. Another train took me to Vergato where I would meet the farm owner. The farm is 15km away from Vergato and the station. There is no TV, radio to speak of, or Internet here. The detachment from life is quite zen. The focus is on working and eating. It took me a few days to ...