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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... s family, the birth of Jesus, the crucifixion, and the resurrection. The frescos tell the story sequentially in three layers around the chapel. At the end of the chapel is the final story. The whole chapel is stunningly beautiful and the detail and emotion that Giotto portrays in his work is very unique for the time period. Subtle things like the dog jumping for joy at his master's return. The tears on Mary's face as she sees Jesus after ...
... for them.
But then it gets better, behind the alter in ...
We had decided the night before to spend a couple of hours in Padova sightseeing, then catch a train to Rovigo then cycle from there to Ferrara. This would cut the distance from another 90k day to about 50k. We had breakfast at 7:00, which was a good breakfast comparable to the ones in Germany and Austria. It was finally sunny weather, so it was a great morning to wander around the city centre. We rode our bikes 2k to the Padova train station and caught the 11:21 train. ...
... by the hotel staff and is on the front of the Grand Canal, so I was a bit reluctant, but it was divine! We shared a seafood platter and there was not a chip in sight! 3 types of fish, scampi and prawns and we had an entree of scallops all washed down with dry, fruity Sauvignon from Italy to rival a Marlborough Sound white any time!
We got to bed around 12mn and had the perfect last day in Venice, even if we only saw George Clooney on the ...
... have been impressed with the way the captains handle their craft - big or small. No matter how busy, the traffic is always flowing; the water taxis always going like bats out of hell, the gondoliers just peacefully rowing and the vaporettos moving huge amounts of people efficiently. However, the way they knock into the boat stations to berth is not done with finesse!
It was after 5:30 when we got back to the apartment, so it was a pretty long day ...