Travel Blogs from Asiago
... some of their liquore and grappa. After this, we stop for lunch. Unfortunately, after lunch we get caught out as most shops closed at 12.30pm and are not due to open again until at least 3.30pm. We wander around for a while and return to Nardini distillery to pick up more grappa, and stop for the favourite drink of the locals, 'messo e messo'. A wedding party is outside celebrating and taking photos, and we agree that the Ponte Vecchio would make an ...
We have been eagerly awaiting this day, as we have planned to visit the war memorial at Monte Grappa, high up in the mountains about 30km away from Bassano. We decide to go alone when Renato cancels due to a family emergency, but we only get a short distance before we turn back to avoid getting lost, as we haven't been able to get proper directions. Fortunately, Elena steps in and joins us back at our hotel to be our guide. We set off again ...
... is played with live pieces in September of every even numbered year, ie, the next games will be played on 12, 13 & 14 September 2014. We make our way next to the upper castle, with only a few walls remaining intact. This gives another magnificent view of the Venetian Plain, and allows to also take in the view of the majestic castle walls. We have a relaxed dinner in Marostica with these relatives, and then return to the ...
... looks great, and negotiates the stairs up and down from her room with relative ease. We leave, and head to Valrovina, to see the house where Nonno Mario and his family grew up before he came to Australia. This property was recently sold, and is just 15 minutes from Zia Maria's nursing home. It sits in not far up the hill above the village, and the house is in disrepair having not been occupied for a number of years. We find it open, and explore the outside and inside ...
... happy – they went off
exploring leaving us to run the sprint. Laura and I walked back to our hotel
via the gelato shop - white chocolate and apricot chocolate chip for me…and
Mint and watermelon for Laura! We also bought some interesting looking almond
biscuits for lunch – pistachio and Mount Etna (sultana and raspberry sauce
topping) They were very sweet and tasted like the almond paste on a Christmas
cake – ...
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Other places to stay in Asiago
Via Garibaldi, 55, Asiago | 3 star hotelfrom $112
Via Linta 6, Asiago | Hotelfrom $144
via Kaberlaba 35 , Asiago | 3 star hotelfrom $106
Via Meltar 1, Asiago | Hotelfrom $254
Cs. IV Novembre, Asiago | Hotelfrom $175
Corso IV Novembre 77, Asiago | 4 star hotelfrom $162
Via 4 Novembre, 30, Asiago | Hotelfrom $87
via Pennar 322, Asiago | Hotelfrom $147
Via Mulche, 61, 36012 Asiago , Asiago | Hotelfrom $60
Strada Asiago - Gallio, Asiago | Hotelfrom $83
Roma, 14, Asiago | Hotelfrom $59