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- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Non-smoking rooms
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... br> We ate in for dinner each evening as the food was excellent and very good value and the wine was good and very reasonable too!
The next day visited Parma and learnt a lot about the production of their famous ham and cheese! Indeed we ate masses of ham and cheese of the three days we were there!
... in terms of distance and terrain, albeit there was a chillier feel. The Appenines seem every bit as hard as the Alps, though some of that may be due to accumulated fatigue and my cold. Since we've been in Italy the food and hotels have been fantastic but the road surfaces have been shocking and it's quite tiring looking out ...
... a bit dismal as about half to two thirds of the stalls have gone. It's fair to say that Franci was pretty sad at the changes, he has fond memories of being with his father and the quality of the produce. It also made me realise how fragile the Western relationship with food is if fresh produce markets are struggling to survive in Italy.
We then went exploring 2 churches - one that is called the Jewel of Piacenza, San Sisto which I thought ...
Piacenza is an industrial town long past its heyday. We had chosen a convenient hotel on the outskirts- the Hotel City- a functional modern place but at least it had all the toiletries and protected parking in the basement. Beware the garage gates because they swing outwards and we managed to get the front of the Jag in the way after a very tight negotiation of the bends to the garage! Claudia was the very helpful receptionist who was there when we arrived and when we got back in ...
Happy Birthday David!
We managed to get off by about 10am and had our first bit of fun - trying to get diesel on a sunday, no humans work in a petrol station on a Sunday! Admittedly it may not have been so bad if we could have understood any of the instructions on the self services pumps or the pumps didn't keep rejecting our card or even if we had cash of a lower domination that 100 euros, we really didn't need 100 euros worth of diesel, appart from that ...