Albergo Villa Giarona
Travel Blogs from Pontenure
... Maria and Roberta's home is beautiful,
and they took us on a whirlwind tour of Piacenza - including a castle tour
and the best pizzeria in the world.
Ciao and Gratze Maria!
Wednesday Buona sera. We've made it to Italy. We left Avrieux, France, around 10am this morning. Stopped for a game of soccer (with a breathtaking view), picked up some supplies and headed for the tunnel towards Italy. I really thought that we would have shown our passports (we didn't) at the very least but a 300mm x 300mm sign 6km into the tunnel signaled "Italia". That was it. Yes, I'm pretty ignorant. We drove on the tollway until ...
... in Barcelona. I loved the combination of simplicity but also detail and the green and dark red colours. I walked around it a couple times to take it all in.
Then I headed to the other big thing, the Piazzale Michelangelo, a hill where you can see the whole city. On the way I saw the Gucci museum (of course it's in Italy), and a few other significant churches and basilicas. I also crossed the Vecchio bridge where they have some really expensive jewelry ...
... ve spent most of this afternoon enjoying a relaxing time in - and tonight, we're plugging in the hard drive and watching a nice movie on the tv in our room. Also there is a bath with JACUZZI settings... Oh baby!!! FOR DINNER- I'm yet to decide what I want but SHELLA did mention a few grand places just around the river bend.... AND that's all I got for you folks.. Join me again tomorrow on another exciting adventure of "C'era Una ...
Perhaps the slideshow below will ...
- Room service
- Free parking