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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 ...
... feet. We sit. We order. We eat. We drink. We have some local wine and a snack. Don't worry. We have a full dinner later in the evening--tagliatelle al ragu, vino and chocolate salami for dessert! It's like a log of ganache or fudge with biscotti mixed in. When it's sliced it looks like salami--OMG!
Friday, our first full day in Bologna, we set our alarm for ...
... a lot of the shops were shut and there was a very cold wind. We had a little walk around and then came back to Tilly.
As we came back down the road we saw signs for a Fiat Abarth Museum, but when we found it, it was shut and has been for some time. We headed south towards Pompei. The rain got heavier and heavier and we ended up stopping a bit earlier than we had intended.
... easy riding. Today was the same until our first destination of Castenaso. It reminded me a lot of the Richmond/Delta area. While we were waiting for the train at Castenaso a young woman was there as well. She could speak English because she had been an exchange in the US for a year. We had to buy two tickets each - one per person and one per bike. When the train arrived, we all approached the open door on the train. The train employee stood at the door and said ...
... Do you really want to put yourself through that again? Does he? Is it really worth all this dramatic arguing?...here the tempestuous ego starts puffing up indignantly...or are you wasting precious time? Ego rapidly deflates and turns a rosy colour of embarrassment. All right, all right, all right!!
So, of course, I went to find him at Scaletto, our regular coffee haunt complete with outdoor ...