Hotel Sabbia d'Oro
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... is striking.
Looking out from the castle walls, set high above the surrounding countryside, the views are nothing short of breathtaking then having a coffee in one of the small cafes in the streets of the old town below the castle gave time to reflect and think of the events that had taken place, the battles, the family lives, all over half a millennium ago.
We returned via Tavullia, and while I am not a Rossi fan it was still nice ...
... hosts). We were met by Goretta (our other host), who greeted us as we arrived. Gino & Goretta own an office/electronic supply store and decided - on a lark - to rent a room in their house after they became empty-nesters. They are a lovely couple, who we exchanged conversation with - assisted by google translate, an I-pod, a Blackberry and a tablet. What did we do before digital technology??? We kept our guests up a bit too late, but we enjoyed every minute. We hope they did ...
... unassuming, the Cathedral interior was inspiring for its simplicity and intimate size. Realizing we still had 400 km to cover we headed back to the car and hit the road by 12:00. We took the provincial road along the coast for the next 100 km or so to Pescara, enjoying the views of the Adriatic Sea and southern Apenine Mountains. We got through Pescara by 14:30, then returned to the autostrada for the last 200 km (hour and a half). Having started ...
One race down, two more still to go...
Misano has been fantastic, I can't say that it is one of the great tracks in the world to shoot, it is fairly flat which isn't the most inviting, but the bike, the atmosphere, the racing has been awesome.
It has taken me until today to start to feeling really comfortable with the track, the first ...
... speed limit is generally 50% above whatever is signposted, which might have been 110 or 120kmh. This was scary. Once committed, there was no turning back.
And then the mouth of the tunnel appeared. The level of being cautious went from high to being somewhat terrified at the tunnel distance marker was for 3.3k's
We just kept going. There were shouts to hold a dead straight line, ...
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