Cristallo Hotel Brescia
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Non-smoking rooms
- Room service
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After an early morning swim in the pool and breakfast on the terrace, we said our farewells to Mark and Debs and hit the road. Chris took us part way up yesterday's cycle route to a fabulous viewpoint of lake Como and then onto the Ghisallo Di Madonna. The church a shrine to cyclists was great to see and a whole lot easier to get to in a car, but it somehow felt like I'd cheated ...
... of us soon. It was a great game that went into shootout. However seeing USA lose after being up for most of the game was really disappointing. The final (Serbia vs. Croatia) we agreed was one of the best games we have ever seen. The shooting was especially fun to watch along with the reactions on everyone's faces. Serbia fought back for most of the game and ended up winning by 3.
A very important thing that we learned from the day was related to ...
... departed for Bergamo. The bus ride was four hours and you can guess what most of the us were doing right? You might assume we were sleeping, but no, we were playing "Head Soccer" on our iPhones the whole time.
When we finally arrived in Bergamo we got off the bus and toured the Fina World League Super Final facility. An hour later we swam in the official pool of the tournament and played a scrimmage against the local team, Bergamo. Playing water polo ...
First we went to the Bergisel, the olympic Ski Jump, although you can see it from most the city, we didn't make it up here last time. If you're scared at the idea of the ski jump already, imagine how these guys feel practicing on astro turf? Just as we got to the footing of the jump the jets came on to wet down the turf, perplexed it was only a few ...
Our last night in Italy (for now) we came down from the mountain ( not in his triumph) (or similar) and have spent our last 2 days on the shores of lake Garda at the beautiful hotel Gardenia Al Lago in the small town of Gargnano. Taking it relatively easy, relaxing in the peaceful garden beside the lake or on one of our 2 count then 2, balconies overlooking the lake! Took a short trip out this morning to drive (a challenging road) from lake side up through a fabulous gorge to the hill ...