Hotel Ristorante Il Carrettino
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... friend of Annalia's. I am seeing a slice of Italian life in all these visits. A truly grand apartment complete with family heirlooms and beautifully decorated, an apartment that has a family feel to it full of books and original artwork that Ettore and his mother have created, and a house in the country where there are home grown peaches and tomatoes, hazelnuts, almonds and greens served for ...
... was getting a bit tired of the constant stopping. So on we went but we only got as far as Pavia which turned out to be a very big old town with a lot of history but rather ugly in our opinion. We had a half hearted attempt at exploring but gave up on our bikes after an hour and a half as it was just too hot. There was a beautiful looking river but we saw no one else in the water so guessed perhaps that it wasn't that clean because ...
An easier day today - only a half hour walk after our bus ride into the hills to in Castagnole Monferrato. It was a little hazy but the view across the vineyards was glorious. Hayfever struck once again - this time it was the snowflake trees which were scattering pollen everywhere. Illaria offered to take my photo with the vineyards but I declined - my eyes were streaming, not pretty. OK. I think Juventus just scored a goal ...
... now - hoping everything fits in the bags. Getting up at 6am tomorrow to drive to Venice.
Oh, and driving the car has been just fine around here. This is the third year I have driven on the right side of the road, and it is pretty easy. Tonight on the way to the restaurant the roads were very very narrow, and we had to avoid people both walking and biking as well as cars coming in the opposite direction. Not a lot of room around. ...
... was one of the last Nazi strong holds in WW2 and was so bombed accordingly, leaving many monuments destroyed.
I sit in the car nervous and have one of those moments when your asked about yourself, and the best you can come up with is your name and occupation and not much more. The drive was just long enough to learn a little bit more about Ludmilla. It also lead me to an OMG! moment when Ludmilla spoke about the bible and how the family ate in accordance to ...