Travel Blogs from Bentivoglio
... were that it was London like ie noisy, messy, cosmopolitan mix of people on the street (including beggars) and not very appealing. It's a University town so lots of young people shouting into phones, riding bikes while shouting into phones, or just generally shouting....yes I know, I'm old! Once into the main Piazza Maggiore, it improved somewhat because of seeing the old medieval buildings, ...
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
Arrived in Venice about 5pm after stopping at Verona to see the Romeo and Juliet balcony and rub Juliet's right breast- we were now feeling luck was on our side! We are staying at a topdeck campsite, rooms of two I stayed with kassie (Nicole's friend from Sydney). We all had a 'washing party' after dinner, sitting in a big circle drinking out 1.5L wine we purchased for 4.39€ and ...
Hi family- We are having a blast! Allesandro's family is just like "my big fat Greek wedding" they are so loving and consider us family. We have been on the go since we got here! I have so many funny stories already, but my Internet is not great, so I want to post pictures while I have a ...
... the 2 long drives up the coast, we have had time to reflect on the Italian road and driving 'skills' - We've seen some 'incredible’ driving skills from the Italians during our travels, and it is a unique experience to be on the roads – sometimes it is a sight to be seen to be believed! Here are some of the things we’ve observed along the way:
Motorcycles/scooters – weaving in/out of traffic and passing cars at speed with ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility