Savoia Hotel Country House
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Acetaia di Giorgio, old mansion of the 14 Barbieri brothers, under its roof in the heart of the city of Modena keeps all the glamour and the attraction of very ancient rites and of centuries old tradition.
From the exclusive family consumption, today Giorgio, Giovanna and Carlotta Barbieri have expanded this delicious pleasure to whomever desires to taste the incomparable flavour of the best Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of ...
... on the way past.
Next we dropped into the Archaeological Museum of Bologna. It has one of the best Egyptian collections in Europe, apparently. We wandered through that looking at some amazing mummies or people and cats and ibis. Anita decided to say in the cool of the Egyptian section while explored the history of Bologna on the first floor. The exhibits went back to the Etruscan time before the Romans, then of course ...
... treated like a special guest. Apparently they made a lot of fuss of her and everyone kept checking everything was going right.
Fede and I went off to have a coffee and then picked up Fede's partner, Marco, a lawyer in international law, criminal law and family law in Venice and Padua. Marco worked in London and speaks English, French and German as well as Italian which is useful for international law. Marco had a very sore swollen foot so we took him to ...
... 11:20 but no passengers got off and they wouldn't let anyone on. Our train arrived at 11:25 and we all got on and left by 11:35am. The passengers for the 10:55 to Venizia were still standing on the platform waiting to get on. Strange train system in Italy.
In the afternoon Anita had a rest in the hotel in Bologna while I went hunting for a dry cleaners as the hotel laundry didn't work over the weekend. I found three dry cleaners but two were ...
... bottom-less drop to the floor of the valley about a km below.... But it was a great road, very pretty and pretty harmless really..
As we trundled through ....."......we saw a nice big supermarket right on the main drag, and with easy parking out the front.....