Hotel San Marco & Formula Club
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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... 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 ...
Parma is a charming small city, very walkable. It prides itself on being a cultural and food Mecca. That has certainly been our experience. Today we got a late start, still full from that fabulous meal last night, so stopped at a cafe for a coffee and sweet. Even my croissant was memorable...delicate, flakey and yummy. An awesome start. There is a music festival on this weekend, not unlike the Burlington Sound of music ...
... but was fall apart tender and delicious. I had tuna rolled in crisp filo with just s touch of wasabi and candied tomatoes. Heaven! Then a sampling of 3ages of Parmesan cheese. A basil sorbet to cleanse the palate. Finally, I had a glass of Muscat and Brian had a pear in custard dessert. And of course, a bottle of wine. The pace was wonderfully slow...we were there for 3 hours but it seemed to be just about right. It is 10:30 the next morning and I am still full and ...