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Tavullia is about 20km from our hotel in Pesaro. Tavullia's most famous resident is Valentino Rossi.
Valentino rates as one of the most successful Motorbike racers of all time and has the biggest fan club. This is evident at any MotoGP you attend or watch on TV, by the yellow sea of clothing and flags in the crowd. The crowds at MotoGP's cheer every time he rides by whether he is ...
... 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 ...
... had enough time to check out the beach. After all, Rimini is a beach town.
First stop was a gelateria. The lady at the counter said her favorite flavors were nutella and Alabama, so that's what I got. Apparently "Alabama" is the world's best cookies and cream. (It even put the Cookie Monster by Lansdale to shame, and I love that stuff.)
... and some more who were travelling country by country. Nick was extremely jealous of the off-road expedition truck as it seemed to have everything, but as he said, it would be super thirsty. They did give us one very important piece of help – they told us about an App that gives you the ability to access mapping for any country and the maps could be used off-line.
So it was off to find a Greek phone company and get a Greek SIM card. We discovered ...
... plus years old for the most part. It took us a moment to work out why this was so. It's not just the cleanliness of the buildings and streets, though this helps of course, it's because Urbino sits on a hill, and is alternately washed by the rain (and snow) and polished by the bright summer sun. Plus, there are few cars, and fewer chimneys, so there is little or no air pollution. Once you realise this, it is ...