Asolo Golf Club Resort
Travel Blogs from Cavaso del Tomba
... for wedding photos. We decide to return to the hotel for a rest while the shops are closed, and then make another trip into centro later when the shops reopen. We're now getting familiar with the maze of streets that run into the town centre and between the old buildings. Looking forward to our next stop in Venice, but now filled with a little sadness at leaving this beautiful place and the family who have been so fantastic and made us feel so ...
... find ourselves ascending the mountains north of Bassano, on some very windy but well maintained roads. The number of cyclists heading up the mountains is amazing, particularly the fact that many appear to be in their 50s and 60s, despite many of the inclines being 10% or more. We keep a steady pace as we negotiate the roads, given the combination of being unfamiliar and driving on the opposite side of the road, and we pull aside several times ...
Today was mostly a travel day, from outside Rome to our new accommodation in the lovely, clean, safe town of Mirano, about 25kms from Venice - the city we came to visit. The trip was smooth; we are getting used to traveling on Europe's motorways, although not yet enamored with the expensive tolls (but at the same time accepting they cut many, many kms off each trip and are part of life here).
Our hotel was again small and basic, but uniquely decorated with modern ...
... 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 – ...
... br> Malcolm and Immy to run on a map near Kubelek. She was just going to have a forest run but
ended up doing the course, which she said was easier terrain to run in than
Alpe Adria event.
After dinner I loaded up my first album of photos on to
facebook and sorted out an email to the JWOC team with the updated transport
arrangements and timetable. Bed by 11.00pm
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility