Residenza Torre di San Martino
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... a bit dismal as about half to two thirds of the stalls have gone. It's fair to say that Franci was pretty sad at the changes, he has fond memories of being with his father and the quality of the produce. It also made me realise how fragile the Western relationship with food is if fresh produce markets are struggling to survive in Italy.
We then went exploring 2 churches - one that is called the Jewel of Piacenza, San Sisto which I thought ...
... without dessert so Francesco and I shared some pannacotta with fragola. The pannacotta was so white, I'm sure the milk must be different here and tasted beautiful. The coulis was made from fresh strawberries and put the sticky stuff I've had in Australia to shame. This was not syrupy or sticky, just thick and slightly sharp.
After that we had to hurry as by this stage we were running almost 2 hours late for visits that had been lined up with friends in town, so we ...
... I'm not completely useless! After however many hours at the Birreria, we end in the wee hours with Francesco's cousin Alessandro and a couple of other friends in what was once the family pizzeria and gelateria. It burned down in 2007 and Alessandro refitted it but instead of the old school wood, it is now white and stainless steel. Francesco took me on a tour describing the series of 250L vats for gelato at different stages, ...
... that which we found on babycentre, is to put pillows down and try to use ways to deter him from escaping. Seriously? If I could deter him, I wouldn’t be googling this. The reality is that Jr has been a great sleeper since we suffered through sleep training the first time at 4.5 months. It was a painful month to get us there but clearly well worth it and we have taken that for granted because he hasn’t slept through the night in weeks. We are so tired that we ...
location: by a river somewhere on this country road Not much happened on this fine but the great thing was we had a half day and outside of Milan which was pleasant. As we arrived to our B&B we parked up outside the gate of this gorgeous open garden and cosy house. Just at the front gate was this beautiful golden retriever who wouldn't hurt a fly. As we rang to say we arrived, out popped the man of ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
TravelPod Member ReviewsResidenza Torre di San Martino Gazzola
Me and my husband went to the residence "Torre San Martino" in the village of Rivalta last May for our anniversary. It was so lovely and quiet, the atmosphere is elegant but cosy, relaxed and, as you will find out, touched with magic...
Our room had a huge Jacuzzi bath, and champagne on arrival.
The staff was so kind e the food was fantastic...mmmm
Oh and the breakfast was to die for!!
We'll certainly be going back in august, and id recommend the place to anyone.
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