Hotel Sila

Address: Piazza Carlo Felice, 80, Turin, Piedmont, 10121, Italy | Hotel
 
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Travel Blogs from Turin

Auf Wiedersehen Matterhorn.....Ciao Torino

A travel blog entry by rnnladolcevita on Jun 15, 2015

9 comments, 52 photos

... a French styled paradise . Two decades later they were "given" the area of Turin, Sardinia, Piedmont and Nice. The Duke of Savoy loved the area so much he wanted to unify all the piecemeal areas and a "parliament " was established in Torino, the Kingdom of Italy was established and Duke Carlo Emanuele II became the first King of Italy.

We found Torino an absolute wonder of tree-lined avenues, palaces and churches full of baroque decadence . A few tourists ...

Turin is not very exciting

A travel blog entry by cadors on May 24, 2015

19 photos

... we found this amazing local Pizza place, it one that the locals use, so there was no English going on at all. But we got 2 medium Pizza's for euros 7, can't moan about that, and we couldn't even eat it all.

The following morning we had arranged to see the The Shroud of Turin, due to circumstances this did not happen, but we went off to our next destination, Capena Rome.

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Lunch under the Piedmont sun

A travel blog entry by tina_nixon on May 13, 2015

8 photos

... but we didn't get to taste it. Some of the group bought wine but I chose not to even through the prices were good. A smashed bottle of schnapps at Heathrow still haunts me today. We weaved our way up the street to La Miraja di Gatti Eugenio for lunch. For 20 euros we were given antipasti, two courses and dessert plus wine - great food and great value. Instead of pasta I had asparagus risotto (delicious) and while everyone ...

Turin, the nice surprise

A travel blog entry by jessica.russell on Apr 23, 2015

22 photos

... close to (unlike the real shroud which wasn’t on display when I was there).

After that, I continued wandering the city and stopping in churches that didn’t cost money to see until I made my way to THE MARKET this market is giant, they have an indoor area and the whole thing covers around 4 square blocks. There are fruits and vegetables, breads and cheeses, and all sorts of household goods you might need. My best buy at ...

Back to the airport

A travel blog entry by amandanicholls on Mar 14, 2015

So nothing much to report as the flight was early. The only exciting thing that happened this morning was being take to the airport by an Italian who only spoke Italian and French and me finding out he also had a Benelli motorcycle so we ended up talking in French about italian motorcycles, although he did waive the 30€ taxi fare because I owned a ...