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Jul 20, 2007 - Castiglioni Albergo, Castiglioni Tirella and Area

We arrived at Albergo Castiglione in Castiglione Tinellaand and were not really happy with the situation. The hotel was OK but the village had little to offer. It was miles from anywhere. You would think that after all our traveling we would know better than to trust and not question, the description in the brochure, which said it was in the centre of the wine country and ideal for viewing the area. The village had little charm and only one mediocre restaurant. Oh well some people never learn. We were there for a couple of nights and did...

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Jul 19, 2007 - Torino

Had a nice little hotel in Torino, Alpi Resort Hotel, right in the tourist area off of Piazza Vittorio Veneto. Breakfast wasn't much but the room was pretty good. The piazza is west of the Po River and the Ponte Vittorio Emanuele I. This area, around Murazzo (Quay) comes alive at night. A place where the young and trendy hang out, bars, discos etc. We only wandered around looking and envying the abundant energy on display. "Those were the days my friend". As we were only spending a couple of days in Torino we were only able to take in a few...

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