Travel Blogs from Pavia
... 18th century.
Next we took a trolly car ride to Santa Maria delle Grazzie to view The Last Supper. Giacomo told us all about the differences between fresco painting and the new technique Leonardo tried to invent for this piece and how this difference first led to the wall absorbing all the pollutants duling the work for centuries. How the various caretakers had tried to repair and repaint through it's lifetime until the 1970s when the began the 20 year project ...
... through Galleria Vittorio Emanuele to get to Via Montenapoleone, Milan's upscale shopping street to droll over the designer apparel. We couldn't resist stopping for gelato which was exceptionally delicious! Just when I thought I was getting the hang of the city, we headed to the Navigli area for "apperitivo".... We were completely lost and walking in circles for 3 hours. We ended up at a subpar Italian restaurant, but were happy to be able to sit down. Desperate to actually ...
Location: Airplane, Milano- Madrid
The voyage started well and I successfully made it to the airport. Little sleep occurred due to the excessive and chaotic rainfall and thundering for most of the night coupled with heavy duty road work under my window in the early morning. As always, the driver liked to maintain very short distances from the cars in front of us, so every breaking instance left ...
... Carol) all the pushing and shoving like they got be there before any one else (Michael) towards the finish I was like **** you ya dago prick get out of my way (slight exaggeration). The disappointment of Naples After observing the many statues and paintings of Italy I am convinced that the history shows if they weren't killing one another they were ******* one another depending on what side of the fence you were born Overall we had a wonderful time in Italy wishing we could ...
... it was now completely dark, I had no alternative but head out of town on the route for tomorrow and hope to find a hotel. Failing that just keep going by torchlight once I got out of street lights. No hotels. Grim side of town. Took another hour before I found somewhere dark enough for safety that looked a reasonable surface. Not only was there no birthday cake there was no birthday chat either. Very ...
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