Novotel Bologna Fiera
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The hotel is a nice business hotel. Well located but difficult to locate by GPS as it is on the opposite side of a major highway. Friendly helpful staff.
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After a good sleep in our air conditioned bungalow we had homemade breakfast and caught a 9 am shuttle from the campground directly to the Vatican. We soon learned from a man selling coverings on the street near the entrance to the Vatican that we would not be allowed in without first covering our knees and shoulders. He tried to make a sale, dropping his price from 5 euros per covering to 5 euros for the three would need. Emma did ...
Bit of an early start again today to catch an 8:30 train to Milan en route to Rome. Had breakfast on the train using groceries we picked up yesterday. In Milan we needed to get from one station to another in order to catch our connecting train to Rome. Easiest option was the Metro. I had planned to walk the 1.5 km but it was quite hot And we arrived 20 mins late so time was a bit tight. The ride to Rome was fantastic. It's the first time ...
Reluctantly we left our beautiful agri tourismo and headed down south today. We broke up our journey to Lucca by making a few stops at Modena. We couldn't drive through this town without stopping at the World Famous Ferrari museum. The boys were of course in heaven and Sebbi predictably tore around the place trying to climb in all the million pound machines but for Ella and I it was more a case ' once you've seen one fast red ...
After checking out the top 10 sites to see in Bologna we set off in search of the "Basilica San Luca" at around 10.30 am. After changing buses twice we arrived at the summit. We passed many enormous houses along the way. On the bus were several Filipino, probably the hired help to Bolognas rich and famous sausage barons and spaghetti merchants.
The Sanctuary of the Madonna of San Luca is located atop a densely forested hill-top, 300 ...
... is open to the public. There are 599 steps to the top, which Stewart counted the next day when we both descended from the top.
After that we wandered around the center of town. We visited various grand Piazzas, walking past smart shops and restaurants. We then found a supermarket where we bought some supplies.
After quite a lot of walking, we headed back to the apartment for showers, to do the laundry and check our email. ...