Charming Padova

So  after my trip with the school to Bologna I went to Padova. I had organised my weekend trip to Padova, Venice and Verona before I knew about the school trip. My friends and I had bought bus tickets from Perugia to Padova with a half an hour change in Bologna. So when my school offered me the chance to go to Bologna I decided to stay the night and catch the bus at the changeover.

We used the eurolines bus company. If you buy your tickets early enough they have a few €15 and €25 tickets for every bus. We were lucky enough to get some of the cheap tickets otherwise our ticket to Padova would have cost €36. That meant we had more money to spend on food. 😉

Speaking of food, have a look at our lunch.

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Looks delicious, right? We looked up restaurants on TripAdvisor and Antenore was ranked as number one, so we thought we would give it a try.
We started with a plate of antipasti, then we had tagliatelle alla crema di melanzane and I had tiramisu. It was the best pasta dish I have ever eaten. If you go there you need to try it! The staff was amazing too!

After that amazing lunch we went for a wander around Padova.

Like in Bologna people ride bikes around Padova.

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The university

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Caffé Pedrocchi

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As you all know, I love gelato. This is the one and only time that I have ever regretted having a gelato. I couldn’t even finish eating it! Why did we think it was a good idea to have gelato after that lunch?

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Prato Della valle

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Prato della valle

Prato Della Valle is one of the largest square’s in Italy. It is incredibly beautiful. If we didn’t have to catch our train to Venice I could have stayed there and watch the sunset.

All in all I found Padova to be a charming Italian city and I would visit again.

Have you ever visited Padova? 

Ciao loyal readers

Lorena

Xoxo

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