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Bologna – Tamburini

Oh Bologna….what a city!  It actually caught me off guard.  I expected to like it enough or would not have planned a visit, but I thought it would just be okay.  It was much more than okay.  For someone who loves food – reading about it, seeing it, thinking about it and of course, eating it, Bologna is a perfect break.  There is eye candy in the form of food on most corners.

Shop selling loads of Proscuttio for those wanting to take a whole pig leg away

Shop selling loads of prosciutto for those wanting to take a whole pig leg away

Shortly after arriving, we needed a quick bite.  It was mid-afternoon and like many places in Italy, there is the ~3 hour lunch break.  We strolled around Continue reading


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