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Day 3 & the 3 musketeers set off for the last day of our bike trip. A great downhill ride with magnificent views once again. The tour took us right through the centre of town before reaching our hotel at about 2.30 pm. Loved it but glad to be off the bike! Enjoyed a well deserved bottle of prosecco to celebrate the challenge of our ride. So proud of us all Tomorrow sees us headed for Torino (Turin) via fast train from Firenze (Florence) to start our cheese tour on ...
... we jumped online and booked a nice B&B just down the road. Convinced we couldn't drive the 900 metres immediately we had a dried out sandwich for lunch at about 4pm, where was our routine? Our previous attempts to locate the Thermal waterfalls had resulted in us finding a nice quiet spot just upriver of the waterfall, deep enough to swim in and only a few people around. Ready for round 2 we jumped in the water and enjoyed some sulphur bathing, this time in ...
... but still nice. She can go to Venice to get the nice stuff!
We headed back to the Dub….to find Lyn had left his window wide open! Ooops; that could have been nasty. Also he parked nose in by a huge Italian motorhome, so I had to go out into the road to guide him back out. Italian’s are not known for their patience in waiting, but somehow we got it done. We were starving by then and were on the look out for something to eat. We passed a restaurant on ...
We slept in late today. We have covered a lot of ground over the past few days, so today Jason and I took it easy and relaxed at the spa.
Once we finally got up and moving this morning, we ventured down to the San Quirico market that occurs every Tuesday in the town center. The market travels around from town to town much like it has done for the past 700 years. It showcases the latest high-end Italian fashions and foods. From lingerie to ...
... and people swimming. It sort of looked like they were sitting in the snow. We took some photos and then put our feet in the water. I didn't get told off by any Italian policemen this time.
By late afternoon, we decided to head back to our hotel and managed to find a supermarket. They are called Coop here in Italy. We bought some food and then went back to the hotel for the night.
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