Hotel Residence San Paolo
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... much today. We were apparently near the main centre so we walked in that direction and came across a busier area with shops etc. We popped into a few as we walked along but I can’t say that the Italian fashion really appealed to me. Then we happened to stumble across a square in which a big platform stage had been set up with rows and rows of red chairs for the audience. There was already a lot of people sitting down and the orchestra was playing some ...
... also found a Farmazia for stuff but the fish oils are rare and very expensive here. We eventually had a very hot, very long walk home. The heat challenged both of us but I have a cough and it was a struggle. Cool down and now Craig is watching the Tour du France as they are cycling where he and Terry went cycling.
Wow! It’s all in Italian of course.
... all the tunnels when he was little. One tunnel the Frejus Tunnel was 13 kms long and cost us $60 fee!! Once we crossed the border into Italy, the roads were less good but the mountains were even bigger. We eventually got to Avigliana but 'Adriana’ couldn’t find our place. A phone call to Cinzia got us there. What a gorgeous house – old Italian villa. Our room has a ...
... it was under the cover. It had a beautiful beam of thorns across the top. A really beautiful cathedral but then we haven't come across too many ugly ones!!! We went for a coffee at the palace coffee shop to regroup and wonder what our next move would be. we headed off in research of the other cathedral that interested Brent - Our Lady Help of Christians. Alas, we had missed Mass there by about half an hour. There was a flower vendor outside and I couldn't quite understand ...
Slight change of plans - we left Roma at 2pm driving out easily - thank you Sarina (Tomtom) and headed for Asti - Guido navigated the autostrada like a champ and no wrong turns thru the crazy Genoa labyrinth of tunnels. Got in at about 9pm and headed out for some sparkles and dinner.
Gianni and Luca looked after Gran and Papa Tuesday morning visiting the local market and exploring the medieval centre of beautiful Asti. Guido and I headed off to attend a family funeral nearby. Sad ...
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