Radisson Blu Hotel, Milan
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... So I glanced down. Good grief! My legs were simply covered in the stuff. It seemed that every hair had its bit of gloop stuck to it. Not pleasant. Tonight I am staying at an Abbey with another pilgrim. This one is Italian, speaks as much English as I do Italian. We had a quiet dinner together. But there is wifi. So I have finally managed to publish the notes I have been writing over the last few days. Sorry about the ...
We woke up and walked down the street to have a pastry and coffee before leaving for the airport. We are looking forward to the Rick Steve's tour portion of the vacation. Flew to Rome and transferred to a flight to Milan. We made a quick visit to the Duomo (inside and top) and the nearby 1870's shopping galleria. We arrived during Milan's "Fashion Week". We saw red carpets at ...
... fat tattooed skinheads watching Wayne Rooney on the telly. The pub has been done out as a colonial type boozer and has a telephone box in it but funnily enough it's not cheesy. No one sits inside the pub, this is Milan, everyone sits outside on the tables and get's served by nice waitresses.
There's another curiosity about this English Pub...it's the only building in Milan that hasnt been ...
... called the cheese). The third plate was a couple of deep fried thingies and what turned out to be a jet black olive paste on toast. The gnocci came with a garnish of tiny basil leaves, whole, not cut up. I think the basil must be treated with a growth regulator to get such a mass of tiny leaves. An interesting idea horticulturally.
After rolling back down the hill and retracing the funicular to Como it was off to ...
... it. It took quite a while to calm her down. We walked around the Duomo, Lit a candle, and had tea outside with Mums new shawl to ward off the drafts. We had Pizza for tea which probably wasn't a great choice but the options are fairly limited
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center