Tulip Inn Turin South
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- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... There is no picture, because we were hungry and also surprised we liked it as much as we did, so we ate the whole thing quickly. This is what ours looked like. We ended up checking off all four boxes and tried everything on his list! The food was delicious. The Piemonte area, and Alba in particular, is known for the Slow Food Movement. We were excited about eating well while we were in town.
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We decided to go tartufo hunting with Marco and his two truffle dogs . Rocco ,a white lab, and a puppy, Dora a poodleX, who was in training !! We just loved it. Traipsing through the oak forest, picking red and white cherries straight off trees and watching the dogs do their "job" tails wagging.
It was black truffle season. "We" dug up 3 truffles. Well Rocco, Dora and Marco did !! 2 fairly big ones, worth quite a ...
After surviving the Grand St. Bernard Pass, in the rain, we crossed the border , (a small sign) into North Italy. We took the backroads avoiding the Autostrada . Two reasons : MOLTO CARO !! , very expensive tolls, and also very ugly ,as it bypasses all the beautiful small towns ( which is , I suppose the whole point for some with time issues )
So, repeating the mantra ..... Stay on the right , give way to the left .... We arrived in Turino .
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... we found this amazing local Pizza place, it one that the locals use, so there was no English going on at all. But we got 2 medium Pizza's for euros 7, can't moan about that, and we couldn't even eat it all.
The following morning we had arranged to see the The Shroud of Turin, due to circumstances this did not happen, but we went off to our next destination, Capena Rome.
An easier day today - only a half hour walk after our bus ride into the hills to in Castagnole Monferrato. It was a little hazy but the view across the vineyards was glorious. Hayfever struck once again - this time it was the snowflake trees which were scattering pollen everywhere. Illaria offered to take my photo with the vineyards but I declined - my eyes were streaming, not pretty. OK. I think Juventus just scored a goal ...