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... of postcards of Tavullia and after 'doctoring' them with a couple of stickers we were ready to ride on.
I guess we will have to wait until be attend the MotoGP at Bruno in August to get a glimpse of Valentino in the flesh!
Not only is this Valentino country, but also the area where Marco Simoncelli was born and lived. For those that may not be aware of this name, Marco died tragically in the Malaysian MotoGP in 2011. Marco ...
... 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 ...
... to tourists.
Also, I met somebody who was probably not in the tourist industry.
Up some stairs from where the funicular drops you, there is a bus stop on the Rimini-San Marino line. But, it is headed towards San Marino. I wanted a bus ...
... very first Italian translation of Dante's Divine Comedy.
After our library visit we toured some historical landmarks, viewing more art at each of eight locations. By and large, these were mosaics, which I'd never even heard of prior to my travels. They were magnificent.
By the end of the day, I visited at least two more vending machines. You know, quality control.
... There we found a Temple to Zeus (or the remains of said temple), an Amphitheatre, a Temple to Asclepios, and then walking through the ancient city, there were bathhouses, old houses with mosaics, and all sorts of interesting stuff. Though, when you are walking around an ancient city, you have to have a pretty good imagination to see what used to be there because these days, all that seems to be left are the foundations. But courtesy of the start made by German ...