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Travel Blogs from Fai della Paganella
... Had a nice ride through the alps and towards the end the clouds and rain disappeared! Making it a wonderful evening. On the train we also met some university professor from Texas that was teaching in South Korea. He had just done a pilgrimage in Spain and had been traveling around since. He was nice and we had a good time talking with him. When we got to Bolzano we checked in and went to get dinner. Me and Sara got some prosciutto crudo (apparently crudo means raw ...
We had already visited Lake Garda for a weekend (courtesy of Nic & Monica's wedding) but we really fell in love with it being there for 5 days. Garda is magnificent with high cliffs soaring up both sides of the lake and the town we were in (Riva del Garda) was very pleasant and touristy - but not in a bad way. It's a real hub for mountain biking, climbing and windsurfing and we did a couple of good rides. One of them ...
... really good bike path which runs for 80km along a river so we were planning to do a bit of this. The mountains rise up on either side and in the middle we were riding through fields growing corn, strawberries, apples and juicy pears (are there any other sort) and as we looked ahead there were still the odd clouds clinging to the side of the mountains. It was a nice cool day so the riding was pretty easy and Ruby was ...
... the supermarket is devoted to pasta and we settled on one pack of multi-coloured and one plain. We got everything we needed and then decided to have a bit of a walk around the town. Everything was shut for whatever the Italian equivalent of siesta is so it was pretty quiet so we walked to a park that had some awesome trees. They were just huge and there was quite a range with my favourite being one that looked like it had purplish leaves ...
... sight of a frog. Laura spotted a deer in the fields.
An afternoon of resting, interneting and generally relaxing
– I am feeling so lucky to be here having this amazing holiday and really
enjoying hanging out and doing stuff with Laura – who is a great travel buddy!
We walked up the road to explore the nearest forest for an
hour before cooking the yummiest Gnocchi, Chicken & Tomato dish for dinner.
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool