Grande Albergo Roma
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... wanted John's help as his English is not always perfect, but his words were definitely perfect. He told us what a special group we were, praised John's organization of the trip and leadership along the way, and thanked us all for our friendship. He definitely created some tearful moments for us all and it was a fitting end to our trip. All that was left was to check into the hotel and try for a good night's sleep before we all start the next leg of our journey.
... we started our now long tradition of playing Rummy. Michael Tom had never played before so there was a small learning curve, but then we having a merry time just eating our ****** Italian bread with French honey and Dutch cards (Jake got his cards from the Heineken factory). The only picture we took of this day was one of us playing cards, so apologies for the lack of photo documentation.
We arrived at the restaurant and of course, nobody speaks English! We ...
... not that different from back home (except the music wasn't hip hop which seems to plague the youth of the UK).
From Piazza Duomo a short walk past a street of shops (mostly Italian clothes and ice cream but this is something they are famous for) opens to the town hall - Piazza dei Cavalli.
The town hall has two famous bronze statues ...
... weekend, Peschiera is very busy. We decide to re-arrange our plans and return to the van for coffee, followed by lying in the sun (much deserved after yesterdays cycling marathon), with the intention of cycling to Sirmione, in the evening, to eat.
In addition to being church day, it is hairdressing day, cycling to ...
... we do eventually find it. As ever, once you know where it is, it is not far!
Next challenge is to find McDonald’s (also signposted), so we can use the wifi.
I follow the signs to McDonalds exactly, it says it is 2 minutes away. So to me that means, assuming you are driving a car, somewhere ...