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... through Bolzano. We have to take a short cut through the mountains to the A22 motorway. It’s a good choice, as the road is nothing less than spectacular, which we share with multiple motorcycle groups (not gangs!). We even find a stylish supermarket, probably used by the ski set in the winter, in the village of Val Gardena.
When we arrive our host advises us that tomorrow, Sunday, there will be a special church service for Corpus Christi and procession through the ...
... it eventually and set out to the North end of lake Garda to Riva Del Garda, another delightful town steeped in history, some of which we learnt about in the museum in the old fort in the harbour as well as viewing a photography exhibition of landscapes of Garda from the 1800's before setting off for our next port of call, Castelrotto in the foot hills of the dolomite mountains, once again thanks to expert guidance from K8 ...
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 ...
... lunch and only had time for a very quick look at the little Alpina Museum before getting back on the coach! From Bassano Del Grappa we took the road north, following the Brenta River along the most picturesque valleys and mountains! It was a beautiful drive and we eventually came to Trento - the main city of this region - with some big industry including a Michelin tyre factory. We drove through some more vineyards and apple orchards, ...
... it was no problem and we romped over there with no trouble at all, and even the snow had largely gone apart from small drifts on the verges.
A trouble free short run of about 150 km and we ended up at a camp in a little town called Leifers or Laives depending on the map you are reading - amazingly, this part of Tyrol only had its autonomy established as recently as 11 June 1992, and after plowing through the ...