Travel Blogs from Pavia
... Sforzesco for a brief walk around - it is huge and beautifully built with rounded brick turrets and huge courtyards. We decided not to catch the metro but walk through the city, it is more interesting that way. We then visited the Duomo for an inside look. We took the audio tour, visited the crypt and found a cardinal Alfredo Ildefonso Schuster who was honoured for his contributions. He might be related! We then decided to go up to the roof of the Duomo ( ... Steps). What ...
... t send it, the Italian Post had run out of boxes and by the time she had discovered all of this the other shops had shut. So we literally carry on. Richard spent most of his short amount of time (as the de Rosa factory shut at 6pm and he only had less than an hour to get there) getting to the place as the taxi took him in the wrong direction ... not a good start. But he eventually got there and ...
... third from the right and Andrew is seated third from the left.
Next we make our way to Duomo di Milano,which is the 4th largest Cathederal in Europe, it is very impressive on the outside not so inside as it is very dark. For a fee you can get onto the roof, 7 euro to climb or 12 to take the lift, the fat woman in front asks "how many stairs" 250 madam, she takes the lift & so do we. It was very good and provides a great view of Milan and a very ...
Arriving in Milan late Monday afternoon left us no time for museums or churches, but we made good use of our evening exploring the Brera neighborhood, enjoying one last pizza, and wandering streets up to the Duomo -- for gelato from Grom and for last looks at the Galleria and extraordinary ...
... 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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