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May 10, 2007 - A driving day - north to Bellaria, near Rimini

May 10 & 11- Thursday & Friday Thursday and Friday were travelling days. We reluctantly left Sicily, but only said 'arrivederci' not good-bye. Before we left our hotel in Milazzo, we watched two big tugboats move a large ship from its berth in the harbour and set it on its way from Milazzo. The ferry ride from Messina to the mainland was quick and easy, and we got up onto the autostrade to make time toward the heel of Italy. The terrain is mountainous in the far south, but as we reached the eastern, Adriatic coast, we entered a broad flat...

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