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... no joy and in all honesty I think it became too much for him so he went back inside and raised the barrier so we didn't have to pay. The rest of our drive passed with no further problems and we got to our campsite which is on a lake but which we are only using as a stopover for one night as we are off to Austria tomorrow. After a bad start Italy has definitely improved and we have really enjoyed our time here. We did quite a few city ...
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
... the mountains and that reminds us of how dangerous it can be. Shortly after leaving Rifugio Lavaredo, six of us were going to do the longer 14km walk and four of us (including me) the 8km walk. However, the path for the 14km walk was largely covered with snow and hadn't been cleared so we all did the same walk but in two groups as Rose, Yoka, Lyn and myself had already gone ahead. The walk was incredibly beautiful and I think that there was just about the perfect ...
Today we travel back to Italy for a two night stay at Auronzo di Cadore in The Dolomites. Before leaving Slovenia, I must note that there is certainly a different feel to this country now that they are no longer a communist country. Although this province of Yugoslavia always looked and felt more Austrian, it still looked poor with unfinished houses and infrastructure in bad condition. Today the whole place ...