Adventure in Magenta

Italy, Magenta
italia_lombardiaWhile we’re on the road it turns out that we have a leakage in the gas circuit and another one in the water heater. As we’re close to Milan without knowing any specialized repair shop, we think that it will be a good idea to go to the ‘renowned’ Camping Sports Magenta to solve the problems. What a big mistake!

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Forlì, the ‘elegance’ of rationalism

Italy, Forli
We came in Forli by pure chance just because we wanted to visit a photo exhibition by Steve McCurry. We already knew that the town cannot be considered a tourist destination so we didn’t have great expectation. To tell the truth we didn’t have no idea what surprise was waiting for us. The dominant construction style is that of rationalism known as fascist architecture! Quite charming in its way…

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Reggio nell’Emilia, street markets and Calatrava

Italy, Reggio Emilia
We stopped in Reggio Emilia intending mainly to take advantage of the camper facilities, free of charge and conveniently located next to the main provincial road, the via Emilia. We found that other than being a very hospitable to motorhomes city, it is a lovely place to spend a couple of days. In our case we stumbled across the ‘mercato’ day when the city center is transformed into a colorful sea of stalls.

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