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Those of you who know us well will understand straight away why this entry is named this way. It is not our age, or how many gelatis Greg has had on this trip and not even a secret code. For those who don't know us so well - all will be revealed.
The focus for our visit to this area is to attend the World Superbikes at Imola on the weekend. BUT what motorbike rider could come to this area and not have another focus?
So, Sandra ...
... a huge floor mosaic with geometrical patterns and mediaeval decorations.
Pesaro also boasts many museums and lists art works on its tourist maps such as a giant ball in the Piazzale della Liberta. We found this sculpture by Arnaldo Pomodoro a bit funny as a pomodoro in Italian is a tomato - does that make the big ball - a big tomato? On closer inspection of the 'big tomato' we discovered it is a fountain as well.
One of the attractions for riders to the area is ...
... rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: normal;"> The bus wound up the road and dropped us at the bottom of the city of San Marino. While I had regretted carrying my sweatshirt around Rimini this morning, I was so glad I brought it to fend off the San Marino winds. I smartly took the elevator to the main street instead of the stairs- I soon got more stairs than I needed.
... vending machines.
Ravenna was rainy, and a little cold. But it was beautiful. This visit was primarily for a library tour. We went to the Istituzione Biblioteca Classense. There, we saw beautiful artwork, which we would come to learn is a real norm in Italy. Every building contains stunning works of art. We also were provided a bilingual presentation of rare books, ...
... oranges – which turned out to be sooo juicy and sweet!
Our next overnight spot was another item on MJ’s wish list – Ancient Olympia! We found a campground open and spent a day walking around the site of the Ancient Olympics and the site where the Olympic flame is kindled every four years. We walked the ancient stadium (no, we didn’t run) and also visited a couple of the museums there where we got a chance to see some of the history of ...