Alpen Hotel Eghel
Travel Blogs from Folgaria
... ranges. The eastern range has snow on its peaks. We went to Mussolini's home, which is now a hotel, The Villa Feltronelli, but it was closed. We stopped by the lakeside and had a drink and Linda and Dave had gelato. People were lying out on the stony beach and swimming in the lake.
We then started our drive up the mountain to our hotel ...
We travelled from Torbiole to Como (Garlate) down the West side of Garda - a much more scenic route) I'm writing this quickly because I don't know when the Internet here will go down again.
it was a bit unnerving at times with the road being narrow -ish and the ...
... generally much
more cramped than Germany or Austria - pack em in!)
A helpful German trucker gave us all the weather, wind and site news as we manouvered onto the pitch (have I mentioned that a mover is essential, it makes positioning 1500kg of van including well over a tonne of shoes easy!)
This is the life, Sun, little wind, birds tweeting and hopping at our feet, clean showers, Wi-Fi at minimal cost – what ...
... a stressful visit to the Old Town in search of the elusive self service laundry.
Thursday May 29
We left the hotel before 8 am and headed again to the mountains. As we expected, we found the road up the mountain closed a few kilometres out of the little town of Levico Terme. It was fun to watch the passing parade as we waited the nearly 6 hours til race time. The vibe was infectious - lots of fit young ...
Saturday, May 3, 2014
We drove to Italy today! We went to Trento, (where the Toniollis once lived), and we have never seen such a beautiful place!
It is very mountainous and sits right in a valley of the Alps.
We dined at a delicious Italian restaurant, "Duo", and had a lot of fun tasting a variety of unique and delicious