Hotel Residence Italia
Travel Blogs from Pordenone
... Sunday interrupted. So the machine was telling us it was €65 for our toll so we reversed out and went into the other lane. We had the same issue and the same amount of help. Eventually by continually pushing the button the man had to come and see what the problem was and after a few minutes of us speaking Englitalian and him speaking Inglish the solution was for us to reverse out of that lane and go back and try the first one ...
... of pasta for all the athletes!
We then drove for 2 and a half hours via 2 mountain roads,
amazing mountain vistas, villages on the side of cliffs and many switchbacks. I
was relieved after an hour and a half of driving that Lizzie offered to drive
the final, very narrow, switch back road up to Gallio. We were tired and hungry
when we arrived so it was straight over to the Pizzeria to have dinner, which
Malcolm kindly shouted the team. I was rushed ...
After breakfast we drove to the supermarket in Conegliano,
sorted out some data for Tim’s smart phone – 20 Euro for 2 gigs of data and 200
minutes of call time – won’t need the call time, though has been useful to
contact Ross and the accommodation people. Tim is able to set up a hot spot so
everyone can link in on the wifi. They were all very pleased about ...
... is obviously a risk for Tom with his fussiness, the first course was a salad with cold Veg and the second was Chicken with Rice and Mushrooms - It was (Tom says apart from the rice which he ate, it was much like Sarah's experience in the Cable car just with less sweating!!) the best food we have had all trip!!
We are really looking forward to the rest of our time in Italy, next stop is Venice...
... house. Its 2 star and very comfortable. The sad story is that the town is dying as there is no work. The town is full of older people who are very happy to talk, which is difficult as there is little English spoken here and most want to speak an Italian dialect. Linda has now spoken to many people who are her relations or remember her mother living here!!
Walking around Pesariss is like walking around in a fairy tale. ...