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Travel Blogs from Bologna
We arrived in bologna Friday morning at around 9:30am. Everyone was pretty exhausted at this point in the trip and kind of just wanted to be back in Rome. Bologna is famous for their colonnades that run along the main streets in the city. We focused primarily on Piazza Maggiore, which again is the major piazza in Bologna. There are two towers in Bologna close to Piazza Maggiore and we were able to climb to the top of one of them, which was a lot of ...
... But this tower had 498. And Marit and I managed to climb them with our full backpacks on, because we're champs. The view was entirely worth it. It had been kind of misty day, so the city was just spread out below us and fading off into the distance where the mountains started. One side of the tower was entirely covered in a sheet of Christmas lights, which weren't very visible until it got a little darker.
Once it did get ...
Wow, the mountains just keep getting more and more beautiful. I think this is the area that my friend Antonio will be working in during the ski season. Lucky him!
Got to Milan with 20 minutes to spare before my next train. Had to run to catch the metro to get to another train station. Grabbed the train and exhaled. Almost there. Got a quick sandwich in the restaurant car and watched a very important man alternate using both his ...
... We also walked around the city a bit there were many little shops with displays of wrapped pasta, cheeses and meats. The streets had large verandah walkways which blocked out the light and therefor it felt quite dark all day. This was the coldest day so far and i was defiantly wishing i had my thermals on.
When we arrived back in Florence we went to "our dinner deli" and got some pesto pasta, salad and wine and headed into the city center ...
... up. Such a nice time. Matteo brought up bread and cheese, then salad, then pasta, all the while serving up bubbling wine. I have to say, it was one of my favorite evenings so far. After carefully going down the steps, I've decided going down is scarier than going up, the group headed for some portals and churches, but we took our leave and headed for gelato!
So glad we picked Bologna as our temporary ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility