Ca 'd Gnese
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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There was no need to rush for breakfast as we were the only ones staying at the accommodation. The day was sunny but a little misty and we were hoping that this would not spoil the views of the vines and rolling green fields.
We started the Piedimonte safari at a quaint little town called Neive. It was set high on the ...
... front and father and the other son cooked in the kitchen. We finally got the Piedimonte experience. We travelled up to a small village in the hills and Sue and Phil had the degustation menu that included specialities of the region. Raw marinated veal, vegetables, ravioli in a light broth sauce, veal roast and chocolate pudding. All washed down with a local wine. We also tried the tiramisu which was very light. A fantastic meal.
... no one was around and we are still not sure if they do tours of the factory but we came and we saw the home of my favouritest ever chocolate. We headed to the main piazza where they were just packing up from their weekly market so there was quite a few people around. I continue to marvel at the laneways and alleys of cobblestone paths and old brick and stone buildings. Once we found the town centre, there as in most towns and villages in Italy ...
... 59 kms, didn't take long to realise why. It certainly put Brendan and Fifi to the test. There were hairpin bends on narrow roads into the side of the hills with no barriers for protection. It was certainly a slow trip. We stumbled upon melting snow and of course had to stop and collect some for Olivia. We travelled through Cortemilia which is home to the best hazelnuts in the world. Alba is not too far ...
... the city is old italian style
streets with tall brick buildings and the little balcony off each window. There
were cobble stone roads and lamps in the streets, which was nice to see as it
was what I had hoped to see!
This is the Piazza, a main square at the
heart of the town, It is ...