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... I've barely had them before Motovun. Every meal included truffles. I had truffles and chicken, truffles and pasta and even truffle soup. My mouth literally waters when I think back on the food I ate there. Damn. Also, my trip to Europe has allowed me to discover a love for red wine, which makes me feel more mature than usual. Finally becoming a vino expert I'd like to think ahah. Did some fun things like shopping for wine and truffles, and also visited the film ...
... then catch the train into Venice, it's less than 10minutes. I love being back here but it's amazingly busy. We have a look around the shops, Alfie gets his. Messi shirt that he's been wanting all holiday. We look in all the leather shops and I buy a lime green bag that is different to everything else we've seen. We buy a beer and sit on the steps at the edge of the Grand Canal ...
... beach for a swim in the bay and an afternoon relaxing seaside. Yachts, terracotta roofed houses nestled in the surrounding hills as far as the eye can see. We are getting closer to the med! Now we're relaxing having a drink in the waterside bar, awaiting my gluten free hamburger and Andy's chevapcicis (I know Laura Freeman will be very excited about having REAL Slovenian Chevapcicis) before settling down to plan our next few days of ...
... sea starts. One can rent some beach beds and get food and drinks for cents, and if you are more the naturist sun worshiper there is a huge beach for you there.
Locals are friendly. We were amazed to what extent. Really great energy there the sea is full of little islands which adds to the charm of this already magical place.
The Capital of Truffles!
This town was built on a hill. One can see
ones enemies from miles approaching. In the surrounding forest is the
"white gold" and "black gold" found by trained local dogs. It is
everything served with truffles. Mainly black truffles, because white
has a shorter season Sept-Dec. The rest of the year is black truffles.
Which is not bad at all.
The Venetians have left a big mark on