BEST WESTERN Hotel Piemontese
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- Continental Breakfast
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Not much to say on this, we were both very disappointed with Turin. We felt that we done a lot of driving in the city for nothing really, its not the easiest place to get around.
The Bed and Breakfast that we stayed in was very nice , very clean and modern, no complaints there, her English was limited, but we were able to understand each other.
We went out in the ...
... a type of profiterole with their fruit salad I had semifreddo (yum). A long lunch in a courtyard in Piedmont is not a bad way to spend an afternoon. We weaved our way back to catch the bus back to Asti. Pity the passengers who had to share the bus with our rowdy mob. There are cars with horns blaring and shouting in the street - Juventus drew with Madrid so they are in the Champions League final. Happy Italian football fans ...
We went down for breakfast a little after 8:00 and the breakfast room was packed. There were slim pickings because there were so many people. But, after we ate very little the kitchen help brought out all kinds of new breads and cheeses. Too bad, so sad. We haven't been going hungry on this trip.
It was miserable weather again today. Heavy clouds and off and on rain. We were hoping for good ...
After our night in the hotel at Turin we got on our bus, and headed out to see the Shroud of Turin. The bus dropped us off fa little ways from the Shroud so we had to walk about half a mile. The Shroud was really amazing, and we all enjoyed being able to actually see the body of our Lord, Jesus Christ. After we viewed the Shroud ...
... these things are fun to study but still ridiculous. The chalets are adorned with all kinds of rubies, garnets, diamonds, emeralds and any other kind of jewel you can think of. They were truly beautiful until you think about how many people around the world are starving and homeless and how much better money could be spent. I only hope the church hasn't continued the same practices.
We then stopped to split a ...