Hotel Piz Galin
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Today's tour was to Bolzano, close to the Austrian border. We arrived there late in the morning, stopping for a quick espresso at a truck stop - it's hard to get used to doing things the Italian Way when you have to pay for what you want first, then go and join the queue to get served! So simply getting a coffee takes quite a while, especially when the Italians are prone to barging in front of anyone! Bolzano is nestled in ...
... aristocrats from Austria. Then in WW2 was used to house the prominent prisoners from Dachau Concentration camp and they were held here as hostages. The hotel reels of old stories. It is like stepping back in time. Huge dinning rooms and bars, all set up for the 1920's just there is no one here.
The Lake itself is very busy with bus loads of tourists and walkers coming up to do the view and hikes. We could do an over night ...
... who frequent the area - and watching all the locals and tourists sunning themselves on the grey pebble beach! It's apparently school holidays in Germany and being so close, Lake Garda is a very popular destination! The place was packed with children and the camping areas full up! Nobody was swimming though as the water is way too cold at present. This area is also very popular ...
... just beautiful, although a bit breezy from time to time. Loooots of wind-surfers, and all the associated variations, but the natural beauty of the place has to be seen to be appreciated. Just magnificent raw beauty!
Im getting tired as usual, since Treas has been sawing fire wood for a while, so that might be me for the night.
Who knows! We will see what washes up in the morning....
... for windsurfing, sailing and many other water sports and being late on a Sunday arvo they were all on the move! The views of the steep mountain crags and the glimpses of blue/green lake water got us very excited for the days ahead! As the coach pulled into the waterfront area near to our hotels there was a bit of a moment as Sally announced that half of us had been moved across the piazza to another ...