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La gallina…an excellent restaurant.

On our way back to Milan, we intentionally headed for a famous restaurant in Monterotondo,”La gallina” (www.la-gallina.it) , where we tasted the typical Piedmont cuisine. We tried both menu’s and they were excellent. The service was very good and the ambience was very … Continue reading

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Cinque terre…

I expected more and I was dissapointed. Can’t deny the wild beauty of the villages that hang on the rocks, but… Vernazza was to crowded and during our stop there, we couldn’t find anything else to eat, but focaccia. Kitchen closed. And this is the … Continue reading

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Portofino…splendid destination in splendido hotel.

Portofino….we had a great time. Stayed in Splendido Hotel. Enjoyed our staying there after our first shock-at first we were given a smaller suite but after our complaints they replaced it with a deluxe suite.  Relaxed and unpretentious atmosphere.  Amazing view and wonderful people. … Continue reading

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Florence.magic town.

arrived there in the afternoon. Piazza della republica. stayed in Hotel SAVOY. an oasis in the centre of the town. almost everyone there spoke greek. amazing…dinner at Buca lapi (www.bucalapi.com). since 1880. ate bistecca chianina-that is florentine steak- couldn’t stop … Continue reading

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Lake Como.Bellagio or the so called:the pearl of the lake…

We stayed in Bellagio.A picturesque village. Unique location.I wandered in the paved footpaths. Admired the Basilica di San Giacomo in the town’s main square.Met many tourists like me taking photos of  the beautiful surroundings. Μείναμε στο Μπελάτζιο ή αλλιώς το μαργαριτάρι … Continue reading

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