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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Piacenza
... a delicious dinner and an early morning train to LaSpezia at the southern of the Cinque Terra – and to catch up on some Tutors for Kids emails.
Speaking of the delicious dinner – our hotel staff recommended Hosteria 700. We discovered it on our walk to the museum – so made a reservation and arrived at 7:00 (when they opened for evening dining. We were the only people for about 20 minutes. It is in an ...
... We saw it on CBS 60 minutes last year. This is the home of the Stradivarius violins who lived and worked in the 1600s. Violins are still being made here. The museum is in a new building with some outstanding displays of Stradivarii, along with some very clever virtual displays on violin making.
After almost 2 hours in the museum we moved across the courtyard to a special display of tapestries from the City of Cremona depicting the life ...
... had never seen before, very interesting.
After visiting the Duomo we walked over to the Roman ruins. We always find them fascinating. It's amazing how each civilization just built right on top the last. It will take this place years and millions of dollars to totally uncover this ruin.
We left town around 11:30. Just before leaving we went into a pastry shop and picked up a couple of ...
... in a blur as they fold the little parcels. I've grabbed a photo of them from google images as I was far too distracted to take photos of the food! The tortelli were served with a porcini sauce which was amazing. The pisarei e faso is a traditional poor man's dish that is like a very small gnocchi but it's made from stale bread crumbs and served in a tomato sauce with borlotti beans. I'd struggle to eat a whole plate as it is so filling but it's lovely to try some after the ...
... it takes longer to travel across Italy than N to S. Passengers seem to be mainly Italian on this ship. Once again the food was lovely last night and we are seated with four Aussies. Unfortunately too tired today to head into Rome they all left at 8am and wont be back until 5.30pm too much after yesterday. It also is quite hot. We are exploring the ship which is much larger than the Aromonia ...