A Casa di Griffi B&B
Travel Blogs from Turin
The medieval fair was on again today but we had pre-planned to have a morning in Turin. I chose Mass in the Cathedral with the shroud but once we got there we found that the Mass times on their website were not up to date. :-(. We wandered around the Church. It contains something of Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati but as everything was in Italian I cannot work out which. The Holy shroud of The Lord was there but as we are not in line with the 10 year showing we had to be content ...
Arrived here at lunch time, unexpected peace and quite in run down motorhome only campsite. Was going to have given the place a miss and gone for the more traditional all singing and dancing over priced Italian campsite. Glad we didn't, in small field next to lake only two other vans. Very pretty. Went into local village. Chilled by lake eating ice cream, heaven on sore ...
... godfather 2 script), sets and costumes. They had the alien from Aliens, Robocop and pre-production masks from Star Wars. Costumes from gangs of New York and Oscar dresses worn my best actress winners. We were both star struck! We ate a slow food trattoria in the piazza and it was really lovely...a great last supper in Turin! Tomorrow we head to piemonte wine region to a b&b for 4 nights - after that we leave Italy and head to France for the remainder of our trip. ...
We arrived at our next site - Mill Park Camping just outside Turin for a couple of nights stay and a visit into the City.
We woke up around 9am on the day we were due to head into the City, by the time we got up and sorted it was around 9:50, checked the bus timetables to discover the bus times were ...
From Pavia, we headed to Asti, Originally we were heading for a Vin Yard with the ability for an overnight stop with facilities (from our camperdstop book), sadly we got there and there was nothing so headed for our alternative Campeggio Cagnidi Asti - It was a predominately permanent vans but with a few touring pitches.
We didn't actually do anything here so nothing to report - Just a pin in the map.
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed