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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Acetaia di Giorgio, old mansion of the 14 Barbieri brothers, under its roof in the heart of the city of Modena keeps all the glamour and the attraction of very ancient rites and of centuries old tradition.
From the exclusive family consumption, today Giorgio, Giovanna and Carlotta Barbieri have expanded this delicious pleasure to whomever desires to taste the incomparable flavour of the best Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of ...
... being tortured in hell so there have been a couple of attempts to blow it up and security is obvious. The cathedral claims to be one of the most beautiful in Europe. Its nice but it is not particularly outstanding amongst the many we have seen.
From the Basilica we walked back along the long porticos of Via del Independenza to the hotel where we retreated from the heat for the day. Room service looked like a good ...
... Fede's from Sydney, who she had also organised to pick up at the same point. Fede drove us to a restaurant near her place and we had lunch with Fede, Marco, George and Fede's parents. Fede's mother doesn't speak English so everything she said to us had to be translated. A lovely family. We began lunch with a type of pasta we hadn't seen and its name means something like strangled pasta. It was in a creamy tomato sauce with shell fish in it. Secondi was a ...
... squares of green lasagne sheets at angles to each other with a creamy béchamel sauce and a very meaty bolognese sauce between each layer and then the whole was finished by being put under a grill. Very soft and very tasty. We shared a pannacotta for dessert that was made with egg white and baked rather than the traditional setting with gelatine. This made it less wobbly and more smooth and creamy than usual. The restaurant was like an up market ...
We endured a rather...ummm...."basic" night at a camp just out of Maranello last night.
Since we had left Venezia and we're heading south, apparently, I thought, bugger it -it's so close to Maranello and Modena I'd be mad not to call in and say hello to Ferrari whilst I was in the area.