Hotel Zio Imola
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... leaning towers. I shouldn't trust an Italian for foundation works after seeing these and re Pisa! Had dinner of apparent local favourite, Tortoloni, filled pasta (the shape of which was apparently inspired by the 'Navel of Venus' - happily there was no fluff in it!) along with a bottle of Sangiovese. Bought a bottle of Sangiovese to bring home, and taxied back to the hotel. Today 60. Total miles ...
... hosts). We were met by Goretta (our other host), who greeted us as we arrived. Gino & Goretta own an office/electronic supply store and decided - on a lark - to rent a room in their house after they became empty-nesters. They are a lovely couple, who we exchanged conversation with - assisted by google translate, an I-pod, a Blackberry and a tablet. What did we do before digital technology??? We kept our guests up a bit too late, but we enjoyed every minute. We hope they did ...
Well after close to 40 hours travelling, a
couple of reasonable waits in airports included I finally rolled into Bologna.
First stop, Hotel Bologna Airport, from the
outside it is a pretty ordinary looking hotel located pretty much in the middle
of nowhere, but to my surprise on the inside it is actually pretty nice, style
... we have been to Venice. Once we got back to campsite we were happy to be alive and sure were ready for some more drinks and our masquerade party!! The lace demonstration we had was great, the lady provided us with lots of laughs about the value of lace to finding the right husband! The endless items of Milano glass were beautiful. Venice, although your sinking I thoroughly enjoyed my ...
So today we are back in Italy, slowly making our way back towards Venice :) It's Sunday so unfortunately the majority of the shops in Ravenna where closed. I've spent the day with my good old cabin mate Tomi. We bumped into Veselina (casino) and Maria (reception) at a cafe so we joined them for a drink and to used the Wi Fi there. Afterwards me and Tomi took a little stroll around and can you believe it for the first time since I joined ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed