Papa Paolo has been released and I received many positive reactions. This, obviously, makes me happy. Meanwhile I've been playing some variants. One of them more experienced players were enthousiastic about:
After the workerplacement phase (en after deviding bribes) put new city tiles (for the next round) on the gameboard. Then, the bidding phase is played as described in the rules. Player order is determined by the colomn you bid on. The winner of kollumn A starts the next round, folowed by the winner in collumn B, etc...(The one who delivers the least pizza's is the first to convince new clients again).