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Sep 20, 2007 - Back to Verona

Breakfast was great -- different kinds of juice, assorted salami and ham, cheese, fruit, bread, cakes and croissants, cereal, yoghurt, coffee -- couldn't ask for more. It was cloudy and cool in Como, and today I am driving to Verona. Should be about 3 hours door to door (without getting lost). Now that I have driven in and out of Verona a couple of times, I'm fairly confident that I can find my way to Davide and Giusy's place. Now, a bit about driving in Italy. There ARE rules of the road, it's just that they are different than most other...

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Sep 12, 2007 - Final Hours in Venice

I was up at 8am and off to see a bit of the city before it woke up (and to buy a few postcards hopefully). I saw lots of different delivery men taking items off the canal boats and then hauling them up and down the stairs over canals by cart. Who needs gyms with weights when you can get your workout on the streets of Venice! This appears to be the only time that the "real" Venice is apparent nowadays, with Venetians either working to open shops or sitting or standing at cafes enjoying their first (?) espresso of the day. The rest of the day...

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