Travel Blogs from Turin
... tolls. In nan hour and a half drive we were asked for 1.20€, 6.70€ And another one ( or 2?) that is not coming to me. I forgot to write yesterday that by going through a tunnel that was about 13 km they hit us up for 42.70€ And that on top of the numerous other tolls during the day. Had lunch at home. Spent the afternoon tracking around the town again. The 3 youngest had another turn at archery. This time was a bit more on their own and they enjoyed that ...
... godfather 2 script), sets and costumes. They had the alien from Aliens, Robocop and pre-production masks from Star Wars. Costumes from gangs of New York and Oscar dresses worn my best actress winners. We were both star struck! We ate a slow food trattoria in the piazza and it was really lovely...a great last supper in Turin! Tomorrow we head to piemonte wine region to a b&b for 4 nights - after that we leave Italy and head to France for the remainder of our trip. ...
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.
... and a public transport bus just plying the route like it's the most normal thing in the world - not to mention the cyclists - what the heck were they thinking????? The hotel at the grimsel pass used to be a trading post between the Swiss and the Piemontese - but I can imagine it must have been impossible to cross during winter. The descent into the valais region (still in Switzerland) was equally dramatic - not to mention being the source of the ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Business Services
- Pets allowed