Travel Blogs from Turin
... away. He started talking loudly to 2 others who i spotted up in the city walls. I handed Nicholas the house keys and said that should they come after us he should sprint as far as his legs would go to get his father and told the girls that if something should happen they also should, together, run away from the situation. Nothing happened. Maybe protected by 4 guardian angels who were elated at being in such Holy places this morning. Anyway. no more evening walks without Brent for ...
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 ...
... and dead guys called mummies wrapped up in bandages, etc. and he was very happy to see a statue of Tutankhamen (as was I!). We had another delicious lunch and a not very successful Skype with Brendon's family for Kim's birthday. After a rest we got our gelato and walked down towards the river Po - Brendon found a bar showing Argentina v Switzerland and I took Liam to the museum of Cinema. What an amazing place, this city continues to surprise me with ...
... and the next being 13:35, crazy, there was meant to be an alternative bus at 10:19 but this never showed so we had to wait for the 13:35, luckily the buses ran late enough for us to get back...
Turin, is a lovely city which hasn't been over-run by tourists, which is always a good thing!
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
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services