Agriturismo Aia Antica
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Non-smoking hotel
- Multilingual staff
- Room service
- High-speed internet in room
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... As usual, it is well after pumpkin time, so that'll do from me tonight.
PS. I like to think I can learn ...
... stopped for lunch beside one of the 3 lakes that surround Mantova. Another beautiful, sunny day. After a shower back on the boat we headed into town for a guided tour of the town centre. We saw the Palazza Ducale which was home to the Gonzaga family for 400 years until the early 18th century. They supported the arts and the palace has many fine frescos which we unfortunately could not see. We then visited the 2 enormous cathedrals and a small circular ...
... before selling for 400 Euros. It tasted great with the wine served to us. From here we rode a short distance to Bergatino where there is a Ride Museum. This area has a history of travelling carnivals and making amusement rides. They make 50% of the rides found amusement parks around the world. Fascinating place which also had mechanical music like we saw in Rudesheim. ...
Today we took the SLOW train to Riomaggiore. The train to our transfer spot, St Stefan had about 6 cars and was the oldest looking train we had ever seen. It stopped at little stations about every 10 mins. You get what you pay for. But again it left right on time. Another new experience. Before the train, we splurged on the hotel breakfast. We had been eating food we bought, in our room but today we knew we would be on the train for lunch. ...
... enthusiasm for museums, we could probably have spent one less day in each of the three cities so far. But the leisurely pace has meant that we have had lots of time to just wander and ponder, my idea of a good vacation. Brian continues to stick his head in every church we pass even if we've been there before. However, it must be said that his sense of direction is remarkable and he usually steers us correctly. Tomorrow we are off to ...