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- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- Multilingual staff
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
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Today, we went to a beautiful home I Modena where they produce Balsamuc Vinegar over many years. We tasted 7 vinegars that were aged from 15-25 years. They were so unique with subtle differences. They dont sell to shops, but freight to anywhere in the world.
We had a brilliant education session and got a whole new appreciation for it.
Ummm, needless to say I bought some.
Here's some history from the family ...
... and the Greek influence. All very interesting. So much history for such a small area.
We then found the gelato place I had eaten at in 2013 and had gelato. Very good. I think the best I have had in Italy. We checked out Tiffany's to see if they had any Italy specific charms but they didn't. On the way past the Basilica di San Petronio we noticed that this had now opened from its lunch break so we went in. This is ...
... of different fish that had been lightly crumbed and grilled. There were fresh anchovies on skewers, a big flat fish, a variety of smaller whole fish and part of a large fish that they called a frog fish. We had to skin and bone much of what we ate but they all tasted good. None had a strong fishy smell or taste and I enjoyed all the varieties I tried. We finished off with a lemon sorbet that I suspect had cream in it. Delicious.
After lunch Fede dropped us ...
... on the weekend so couldn't return our clothes until Tuesday and one was open Saturday morning but couldn't return our clothes until Monday afternoon by which time we would be in Venice. The things we take for granted in Australia. So I spent a hot, sweaty hour doing laundry in a laundromat.
At about 7:30pm we headed for Piazza Maggiore but about half way there saw a sign to Ristorarte Bolognese so we went there. The place had a family from Mexico ...
... font-size: 17px; line-height: normal;">Ok, it's all right, but certainly not flash, but, as I tried to explain to Treas, there just isn't any space for a nice camp in down-town Firenze....let's face it - the bloody fore-fathers were very short-sighted when they set the joint up a thousand or so years ago, and they just didn't plan ahead and leave some space for the future for a nice camp for motor-homes in the heart of down-town Firenze...