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... that resistance is useless....He even muttered " You had better buy one, I'm not driving all that way for nothing"
What a wonderful husband I have , I don't know too many that would drive on a two day , 9 hour round trip so that his wife could look for handbags. I am a very lucky lady !!
So, Arriverderci Panicale , Buongiorno Petritoli ..............off we went.
After driving for nearly 4 hours through the beautiful green Umbrian hills ...
... archway under the clock and down hill on the main road to Macerata, a major town about 30 km from the Adriatic coast. We are actually headed to the Abbadia di Fiastra which is only 37 km away, and 12 km short of Macerata. This is a reasonably busy road, gently undulating through forest, farmland, and small towns with associated businesses and industries. We stop for coffee and cake at the hill town of ...
... and when we have consumed them we discover he has taken our panniers to our second floor front room. The view of the mountains is fantastic. He offers to wash our bike gear as well. The hotel is just above the town, and there is a stairway leading from the front gate to the main Piazza, where the main road passes through an archway under a clock tower. This is a very old town, quite large with houses arrange along crescent shaped terraced ...
As we were coming to the end of our stay in Macerata, we took some snaps of the lovely aparthotel where we stayed. We'd also seen some Roman ruins on our travels so went back to visit them and discovered an amphitheatre used as a venue for concerts ...
Today we ventured further afield to visit Ascoli Piceno, and explore the old town. We took the little tourist train to get the most out of the visit, which started from the main square - where a lot of the beautiful buildings are built in travertine marble. We also had a chance to try their famous stuffed olives which were yum ...
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