Travel Blogs from Azzano Decimo
... to Venice. It's about 2 hrs but we're camping on the spit opposite called Lido Di Jesolo. The sat nav lady & Paul fell out in the way and so the journey took closer to 3 hrs! I was driving, they were arguing and it all got a bit stressy! Anyhow once we got back on the motorway (that P insisted we didn't need to take - you pay, you see, and he is tight!) we made it to the site we'd hoped for. This place ...
... and Laura placed 14th
despite not having a clean run.
Tim had decided not to run, so it was quite funny hearing
the commentator saying “We are waiting for Tim Robertson, he needs to be here
soon to make the podium” while Tim was lying on the team rug watching the
We had a pasta lunch at the event centre. It was fascinating
seeing the old army cookers, fueled by fire that were used to cook up the 40
gallon drum ...
... 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
We have made another border crossing and into Italy, we were surprised how close to the border we were in Austria!!
Our first stop in Italy was along the shores of a small lake, Lake Lago on a site aptly named Camping Lago. For anyone looking for it on a map its a little North of Udine in the North East of Italy.
Whilst there isn't a much to see in the area, we filled our 4 night stay with a lot ...
... us wasn't very amiable, she was the only one there as it is the slow season I suppose. Lots of old snow lying around outside, and white and purple flowers breaking through the ground. Michael talked to a Dutch couple when he saw their number plate was a Netherlands one. He sounded pretty good to us, though he says he isn't. Driving along, we came across a little picnic area on the side of the road so pulled in for a picnic lunch. Panini ...