Markets are opened in the Morning:
1. ASTI WEDNESDAY
2. BORMIDA THURSDAY
3. ACQUI TERME TUESDAY/FRIDAY
4. CANELLI TUESDAY/FRIDAY
5. CORTEMILIA FRIDAY
6. ALBA SATURDAY
7. VESIME SATURDAY
This market can be reached by car in 15 mins. You can found 2 supermarkets, 2 petrol Stations, a pizzeria, a couple of restaurants, Several bars & many café where by you can Sit and watch the world go by while you drink good coffee. The large market is held on each side of the Bormida river every Friday morning. You can also find an indoor Swimming pool. If you do need a doctor or Dentist there are several in town.
The ancient Roman spa town of Acqui Terme offers hot springs, sauna and “Roman” massage session at the recently renovated Grand Hotel Terme, an old belle époque fashionable resort.We can make a booking for you and it’s great for a day trip through the Monferrato vineyards, or we can arrange transport for you if you like. A Roman Spa treatment starts at 25 €.
The nearby town of Alba is known worldwide for the White Truffels, which can be found in surrounding woodlands. Alba is a 40 minute drive and is the nearest biggest town to us, it is well worth the drive. Apart from superb restaurants, ice cream parlours, glorious café shop to hang out, there are boutique, designer stores where you can buy the latest Sunglasses, leather shoes & hand bags. The amazing architecture of this town is a feast on your eyes. Every Saturday the market runs up the centre of the town and sell clothes, shoes, nic nacs, lingerie and every day house hold things leading into a large market square where you can buy fresh vegetables, fruits & salads. Local chesses, fresh fish can also be purchased here.