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... car with Bistro (Vino anyone?).
The train also had high speed Wi-Fi which allowed Bill to get some work done while traveling.
After passing through Rimini the train traveled down the coast of the Adriatic Sea until we reached ...
After noon we hop on another train to Modena, a short 20 minute train ride from Parma. We are in the hometown of tenor Luciano Pavarotti and automobile company founder Enzo Ferrari.
Yes, we see another beautiful, grand cathedral and more beautiful piazzas. We walked through an Artisanal Craft Fair in a small piazza. We stop ...
... asks if I know why. Of course, it's because we're taking our time, no set, rigid plans, etc. Bill suggests it's because I'm having wine every afternoon!
Now to answer that question, To eat or not to eat? Bologna-so much food, so little time. It's earned it's nickname valiantly. La Grassa--the fat city. Off to Parma tomorrow.
... good dinner, but again quite pricey, especially the wine.
We decided it did not deserve a second drink, and walked onto to nice, little wine bar for a nightcap and a final taste of Bologna. Michael described it as a cross between Siena and Naples. The charm and atmosphere of Siena, combined with the size and frantic pace of Naples.
A great city though, which we are looking forward to exploring more fully ...
... Amongst them was a Cornet but its bell was upside down. Steve was intrigued and wanted to get a better look so he stands on a chair and tried to chat to Paulo and they start to google pictures and get in a lengthy brass discussion. Eventually Paulo takes us home.
I think it has been a grand birthday for Mr Steve, starting out with bikes, in the middle Lamborghini's, ending with seafood, wine and bloody brass band ****.
Who'd a' thunk it !