Travel Blogs from Brescia
What a lovely place, oozing architecture and old Venetian style - it was lovely! We drove, it took around 40 mins and headed straight into the tourist area. Parking was limited & after asking (we didn't want another tow truck!) a helpful couple on their moped showed us where to park in the centre. We were right next to the street where it is said that Juliet's balcony is (although I gather the balcony was built in the ...
... harbour would be good.... By the time we got back across the lake the wind was now strong, we had taken in a lot of sail and the waves were building. Soon the engine went on and the sails were down and we were heading for home. We had a rather exciting time picking up our mooring buoy but soon a very welcome rib arrived to take us to shore. In fact Charlie stayed aboard to help the boat man moor up ...
... got hair braids. Had a lovely pizza lunch (again €5 for a pizza) and we wandered back to the car through the town. Back just as the car was being put onto a tow truck! €120 lighter they forgave us and let is on our way - oh dear.... An expensive ...
... sides. Our hotel has a lakeside beach and is a stone's throw from the old town. The entrance to the old town is rather pretty with a very traditional medieval castle guarding the entrance.
We celebrated with a nice meal in a restaurant overlooking the lake drinking Prosecco Rose, very nice.
Tomorrow we have hired a yatch for the day and will go for a sail on the lake. It's due to rain again later so I hope we get lucky with the weather.
... another day at the lakeside - I swam today & it was lovely! We've booked 3 more nights here so plan to stay until Friday. I think the rain will be on and off as well for the next few day, but looking at the map there is not much getting away from it around the top of Italy this ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Ambasciatori Brescia
Pretty decent hotel. Beds were not great but ok. Bathroom was fine. Good shower. Breakfast was pretty average. Not much choice and poor quality.
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