Travel Blogs from Verona
... churchy. I also wish i knew why every restaurant we have meal vouchers to is closed.... because i am starving!!
And after a week of paying for food i am quite sick of paying for food. i wanted to come back to Prato and enjoy getting 3 courses again :p i am excited to go to bon per te and eat tonight because they have a tuna melt fruit smoothie and water just for ...
... necessary we grabbed an amazing lunch - i got a sandwich ( i don't know what) and then i got a cake (i don't know what flavor!). Both times i saw it appear i said i'll have what their having - and presto it was delicious. The cappuccino was also expertly done and all of this for 12 euro is kind of amazing :p
We kept walking around looking for some souvenirs but just couldn't find anything we liked, or if we saw something ...
... t run until march! We bought a map and headed to Juliet's Tomb, paid 3 euros and it was pretty boring honestly. Then we went to pizza erbe where we found a German Christmas village then we went to Juliet's house :)! I touched Juliet's boob ^_^ it's good luck lol. The walls were covered in the names of lovers and the lock wall was cool too. Sara got a tee shirt and i took pictures of the weird balcony scene ceramics. Sara got ...
"Two households, both alike in dignity
In fair Verona, where we lay our scene
From ancient grudge break to new mutiny
Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean.
From forth the fatal loins of these two foes
A pair of star-cross'd lovers take their life
Whose misadventured piteous overthrows
Do with their death bury their parents' strife."
Sound familiar? Those would be the opening lines of good ol' Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. For ...
... to drive to Venice and said for me, it would be around 1 1/2 hours (knowing I drive slower). I knew it would take longer than that, so I allowed 2 hours just in case - I needed to get petrol, we had to take the car back to the airport etc etc. In the end I was nearly right, it took just under 2 hours, with a stop for petrol/toilet/snack stop etc. We left at 11:15 and arrived at 1:10pm. We had to check in at least 2 hours before hand for our 3:45pm flight, so ...