Blog archives for April, 2016

Archive for April, 2016

There’s always something interesting in Bologna

Friday, April 29th, 2016

Just a collection of interesting things I happened upon here in my favorite city… And then a week of so later. I think on the same day.. They are inspecting Neptune for a planned renovation. It seems there’s a problem with the plumbing and they are planning to start before the end of April on […]

Lunch on Pasquetta

Saturday, April 23rd, 2016

The Monday after Easter (Pasqua) is also a holiday here. I have no idea why that is also a holiday. It’s probably related to some ancient Roman holiday or something similar. Still, it’s a traditional day to go somewhere out of town for a lunch or picnic. So Karen and I were delighted to accept […]

Mercato delle Erbe

Friday, April 15th, 2016

This the largest covered market in Bologna. You can find just about anything that you’d like to eat here at good prices and good quality. I didn’t count the number of vendors but there must be at last 25 or 30. Vegetable, fruits, meats, cheeses, fish, bread, spices are all available from friendly vendors. There are […]