Hotel La Torretta
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... depictions of Jesus blah blah blah, was the Meridian line. The inside of the Basilica was less ornate than I have become used to, it was actually quite plain.
We had lunch at an Italian food court which was varied in choice - pasta, cold meats, cheese or cold meats, cheese and pasta or cheese, pasta and cold meats. We all shared one of each.
After the feeding frenzy of pasta, cheese and cold meats, we hunted down ...
... shop he had seen on Sunday afternoon, while Joy went to the Civic Museum. Michael found the shop again after a little searching, but sadly they specialized in violins, and were not interested in flutes. Shame, but there you are. Joy had more luck. We had not been able to find out much about the Civic Museum contents in our planning, so she was quite taken aback to find a whole room dedicated to Creti, plus numerous others in the other 13 rooms, and even one ...
... not one church, but seven. With a mind numbing history and architecture. Joy has taken a zillion photos, which we will try to load soon. One problem with this hotel is that the Internet is very slow for loading photos, and we have to pay for it. Hmmm - like being back in the Dublin tour hotels! We'll get them up as soon as we can honest.
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... hours and a bit gazing at Reni, Guercino, Caracci, and a stack of others. Wonderful.
Michael had seen enough in about 30 minutes so went off to explore Bologna on his own. First of all it is a very historic city. You can see, without being told, that every single building has a long and fascinating history. Almost every building (and there are many) has its own architectural style. Everywhere you look, there ...
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December 3, 2014
We weren't sure what to expect of Bologna. We didn't really know anything about it. We knew they're known for their food and ended up really liking ...