Travel Blogs from Madonna Di Campiglio
... you want... and then there's the views of Garda itself.
An Italian lady was living in a small tent and needed to go home but the ground is so hard and she'd hammered the pegs in so much that she couldn't even start to get them out. Her English was nil (how bad are we, our Italian is less than nil!) being very experienced campers (Pah!) we, of course had our device for taking boy scouts out of horses hooves ...
Sunday May 25 and Monday May 26
Days 32 and 33
His take on the day:
We are so happy to be travelling in the off season. Again, we got an upgrade here in Trento. This was planned as a rest time with 5 nights and a chance to view Stages 17 and 18 of the Giro d'Italia bike race. We had booked an OK room for Euro 105 per night with a view of a garden. We got shifted into a massive space with a sitting room, ...
Saturday, May 3, 2014
We drove to Italy today! We went to Trento, (where the Toniollis once lived), and we have never seen such a beautiful place!
It is very mountainous and sits right in a valley of the Alps.
We dined at a delicious Italian restaurant, "Duo", and had a lot of fun tasting a variety of unique and delicious
... and then harvest - my goodness, the mind boggles. Nevertheless, interesting driving through the Italian countryside as we made our way out of the Dolomites and down to Lake Maggiore. Quite a contrast to say the least. Sparsely populated in the north to the dense population and the hustle and bustle of the Lakes district. Just as well not high season because I think it would be impossible at Lake Maggiore at that ...
... Alps - the forecast is for cooler, wetter conditions with the prospect of a mixture of rain and snow when we reach Fussen in Bavaria.
It's now less than four weeks before we land back in Blighty. The old dears are becoming quiet and conservative (with a small "c"), less adventurous as if they do not want any mishaps before entering the "chunnel". This makes life very difficult for me as the ...
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center