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- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... head for the flea market. Bought myself a Mao hat, pair of mittens and some audio cables and a car charger for the phones. Again it was pretty surreal as I haggled with the chinese shop owner in Mandarin whilst everyone around, including him was speaking in fluent Italian.
Finally met up with everyone at the Cafe Zamboni, strangely enough situated on Via Zamboni (I tell you these Italians must spend ages deciding on the name of ...
... was a little slow, mainly because the place was full, but this wasn't a real problem for us. The amusing item was the two (hugely overweight) Americans who left half their house red, and the English couple who told us they were staying at "a rather nice hotel" and were going to the "gourmet dinner tomorrow at the Majestic Hotel". Snobby sods. We politely corrected their assumption that we were English....
We are up early tomorrow for our train and bus ...
... of the stalls of the Christmas street market. Now all he has to do is pack the dirty socks and then go round to the post office tomorrow again. Incidentally, Italian post offices are great places to see numerous breeds of dog. Why do people take a dog on a trip to the post office, where they surely know from experience they will have a long wait, and the dogs will bark and squabble?
Anyway, back to Bologna. ...
... hours and a bit gazing at Reni, Guercino, Caracci, and a stack of others. Wonderful.
Michael had seen enough in about 30 minutes so went off to explore Bologna on his own. First of all it is a very historic city. You can see, without being told, that every single building has a long and fascinating history. Almost every building (and there are many) has its own architectural style. Everywhere you look, there ...
... a week ago they had just started hanging Christmas lights up which was beautiful. We tried to cram a lot into two full days of sight seeing and two half days. It was really nice and except for the mornings of the last 2 days it didn't rain that much on us. God has relly blessed us with great weather for sight seeing on this trip. Karly and I have started to really be ready to come home in ...