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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Free parking
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Of the many things we discussed in preparation for our journey, our instructor informed us that we were not allowed to sleep until it is actually bedtime in Italy. Seven hours ahead, or something like that. I think that's right? I've never been a whiz at geography, which is the subject into which I assume we place time zones. Whatever. The point is, we were awake for something like thirty hours, coming off of ...
... on a Monday. Nor did we quite appreciate that the Italians like to siesta in the afternoon so much is closed after lunch. However there is much to visually appreciate and the odd church to pop into (Jules lit the odd candle). Very lovely frescos in most of the churches. I thought that Canterbury was quite content with one big church. We must have seen 4 that were as big in the city and ...
Arrived safely after an uneventful journey. Gatwick as busy as ever. Easy Jet is fine has aeroplane with wings and engines that gets you where you want. What else is needed?? Bologna has a very old centre and a sprawling superb. It is a bit of a centre of travel with a hub railway station and airport. Over the years the old city walls have been knocked down but some remain to define the old city from the newer bits. Sadly raining quite hard which rather limits sightseeing. ...
... strange to have temperatures of 17 degrees and piles if snow. Bologna is famous e for being the birthplace of Marconi, inventor if the radio, he had a very mixed heritage, one set if grandparents being Scottish aristocrats. Les thought that the Internet reception should be good here with it's radio communication heritage, wrong again, hardly any signal. Talking of communication, those of you that have been ...
... piles of snow and ice, something he has not experienced before. Traci took the opportunity to enjoy the peace and quiet and try and catch up on her novel.
For dinner we found a German restaurant serving traditional German food and beer just up the road from the Hotel and we all had a really nice time. Tomorrow we hope to get away mid morning and spend the afternoon in Lake ...