Ciasa de Gahja
Travel Blogs from Budoia
We packed up the house and managed to squeeze 7 people’s
luggage into the 2 small cars. Our final trip up the windy 15knm of road that
we are now quite familiar with – even seeing the legendary Italian driving with
a car overtaking another just prior to a ‘blind’ corner, plus plenty of Italian
cyclists on their Sunday hill climb ride.
I was trying out my new glasses with the graduated
magnifying lens. It took a ...
... instead of curtains. Tim, Laura and I are sharing a room, Lizzie &
Malcom in another and Ross & Greta in 2 other rooms.
After lunch we headed up to the event on the map “Foresta
del Cansiglio” – I got my first stint of European driving…15kilometres of
mountain road. I survived!
As I headed to the start it began to rain quite heavily. My
... in the shade) cycling round the lake and then trying to stop the water puddling on our porch awning during the couple thunder storms we had.
As the last day in Austria was Sarah's Birthday and also a Sunday, we decided to celebrate it a little later so on the first night in here we went to the on site restaurant for a meal, there wasn't a menu and we were given no choice on food so took the set menu ...
... Michael was feeling hot and took off his shirt wanting to go for a swim, but then decided against it. Think the water may have been cold. Down to the flat again, the heat came back. Last stop was Pedavena, an Italian birriria. It is a brewery, but they have a big area that is like a park. Different sections are divided into beer parks and in summer it is reputedly very full. We went to the eatery and ordered some bruschettas and of course some ...
... one of these turns, especially not being used to the bike. Every now and then we met others on the track too, walking their dogs, running or cycling, so that meant getting closer to the edge. We were proud to make it. Once there we bought a gelato, and caught our breath, then made the journey back. Our legs were tired, our bums were sore, but it was a wonderful feeling and I saw the beauty of the canals and the quiet shady places, where I can imagine dad played and ran when ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet