Ramada Encore Bologna Fiera
Travel Blogs from Bologna
From Steve: Well, we were the only ones in sight on the San Marino general admittance hill barracking for the Ducati rider Casey Stoner. One lady even took a picture of those crazy Australians standing on what was a yellow hill. Couldn't quite believe that the entire crowd which were mainly Italian were all barracking for the Yamaha riding Rossi. …
... the rest of the set, whilst they went through all their hits including Life in The Fast Lane, Hotel California of course and finishing on Desperado. Fantastic, and great value too. A couple of nights ago was another concert, this time featuring 'Jeff Beck and An Evening of Guitars', and this one really was a free one, there was no admission price if you wanted a seat in front of the stage, only if you wanted a seat in the raised area at the back of ...
Went into centre of Modena today. Surprised by relaxed atmosphere and old buildings. Part of of must visit cities of Northern Italy inspired by watching too many tv chefs. Think this was two fat grumpy Italian chiefs or similar title. Anyway been to bologna and Palma so thought it time to visit Modena. Never looks inspiring from autostrada in fact looks a real dump. However took bull by horns and headed for centre. Wow, really old ...
Drove to Modena along autostrada. Huge numbers of huge trucks. Truck decides to overtake another truck going half a mile an hour slower than it. This then causes loads of macho men in small inadequate puntos to slow down and bunch up. Macho men in trucks battle it out for half an hour while other macho men in inadequate cars buzz around like inadequate wasps, Behind them. Less and less space ...
... thought was soon forgotten as the restaurant rapidly filled to capacity as they examined the menu.
Battery Boy selected zucchini soufflé in saffron sauce with salami wafers for entree, followed by pork shank with onion jam and potatoes, and for dessert a Panna cotta. Video Girl had Burghul and cabbage timbale with sheep cheese sauce followed by spaghetti with traditional bolognaise sauce. They had a lovely meal.
They walked from the rear of ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed