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Travel Blogs from Passignano Sul Trasimeno
... to add some gluten free flour. I took the job of kneeding, whilst Emma continued with the photo journalism! Then it was time for the fun bit, rolling into the gnochi logs and then cutting and shaping. We both had a go at this, and Emma was definitely the winner! But I think I'd put that down to something that I haven't mentioned yet - the local wine! Il Fontanarra also make their own wine, and we had been quite liberally dosed with it since arriving for the class! As Emma has ...
... us down. It was bliss. Just sheer unadulterated X rated bliss.
Lyn, meanwhile, is not a sun bunny. He relaxed by the Dub, after tidying up. He spent the day chilling, reading and sleeping. He did come to see us for half an hour, but immediately headed to the water to cool down. He and Tegz swam out to the floating pontoon, and sunbathed on there, cooling down in the water.
Unfortunately I have another ...
... the typical gelato shops etc, but then turned slightly inland, up some steps and into the old town. Wow! It was lovely. Just old and cobbled with so much atmosphere. I think I’m going to enjoy some of these random small places more than your typical Tuscan tourist traps. We spent a lovely hour just mooching and then sat and had an ice cream in a little local place near the lake.
We came back to the site and passed some ...
... to the German group initially, we managed to find the English tour, and despite what seems to be a common problem with English speaking groups (which is trying to hear the speaker, when all around you the one family member who speaks English loudly translates for the other member of their family) it was an absolutely fascinating tour.
On the drive home the rain started, but we stopped at a hypermarket en route, and filled up with ...
... good night’s sleep, until the noisy Italians had a big loud chat at 12.30am just outside! The thunderstorm was amazing and the rain torrential. The management had lifted all the drains to allow the water to try and run off as the whole site was getting waterlogged. Little gullies and dykes had been hastily built. Great! We chilled out in the Dub discussing religion, listening to music and reading. Praying for better weather tomorrow to dry everything ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet