Travel Blogs from Turin
... the children wolfed it down and raved about how good it was so they are definitely over eating out and/or on the run!! After dinner the 3 youngest and I went for a walk and watched the medieval troupes all packing up. Was approached by a teenager asking for money. Although it is light it was still 9:15pm. There is a false sense of security with this extended light. I said no. He smelled of cigarettes so I figured he couldn't be too hungry. He was a little bit persistent so ...
Arrived here at lunch time, unexpected peace and quite in run down motorhome only campsite. Was going to have given the place a miss and gone for the more traditional all singing and dancing over priced Italian campsite. Glad we didn't, in small field next to lake only two other vans. Very pretty. Went into local village. Chilled by lake eating ice cream, heaven on sore ...
... so we packed a lot in....starting with coffee at an amazing cafe, whose name escapes me right now....the shame!!! By far the best coffee I've had for a really long time, even counting Perth. And the decor was incredible, so lavish, more like a Viennese coffee house, though it was also reminiscent of the Venetian cafés on piazza San Marco. After that we headed to the Egyptian Museum. And here's the thing - this is the biggest collection of Egyptian ...
We arrived at our next site - Mill Park Camping just outside Turin for a couple of nights stay and a visit into the City.
We woke up around 9am on the day we were due to head into the City, by the time we got up and sorted it was around 9:50, checked the bus timetables to discover the bus times were ...
From Pavia, we headed to Asti, Originally we were heading for a Vin Yard with the ability for an overnight stop with facilities (from our camperdstop book), sadly we got there and there was nothing so headed for our alternative Campeggio Cagnidi Asti - It was a predominately permanent vans but with a few touring pitches.
We didn't actually do anything here so nothing to report - Just a pin in the map.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility