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What to eat in Rome

What to eat in Rome? If you want to eat well in a foreign city, it’s always a good idea to do some research before you go. I didn’t do any research before going to Rome. Slight mistake. But Rome … Continue reading

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Hamlets of Charm: Borghetto sul Mincio

On Sunday we revisited the charming village of Borghetto on the River Mincio in Northern Italy. We decided to have lunch at Antica Locanda Mincio, a restaurant we return to every year or so because the food is truly outstanding. … Continue reading

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Budapest: Café Culture

Sometimes when Signor Lu and I are on tour together, we have fractious discussions about where to eat. We don’t like fast food outlets and we studiously avoid Italian food when we are not in Italy.  Spicy food is also … Continue reading

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What to do in Verona on a Thursday evening

We were in Verona because Signor Lu had a medical appointment.  The prognosis was good so we went out to celebrate. First stop: pre-dinner drinks at Aquila Nera, a smart bar where it’s very easy to while away an hour … Continue reading

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Verona

Today we went to Verona to celebrate St Valentine’s Day.  We got there around midday, found a free car park with relative ease and walked to a restaurant we had booked a week before for our St Valentine’s Day lunch.  … Continue reading

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