Grande Albergo Roma
Travel Blogs from Piacenza
... there was a Decathlon 2-3 miles down the road (Dual Carriageway) so for the first time in the history of our trip we went out in the van during a stay to find it. We found it and despite the language barrier were refunded the over charged amount within a few minutes, simple.. (I am sure you are all glad to hear this)
Secondly, We visited Pavia, there ...
... read earlier entry) but for €30ish euro a night (Italian sites aren't cheap) we would expect a lot better!
We couldn't find much/any alternatives in the area so decided to head for our next destination earlier than planned.
No Pictures :BIGFULLSTOP:
... Tomorrow we will explore the local area. Total travelled in car so far 1150km. That's 1/4 of the trip in the car I think. M Giovedì (Thursday) When we travel back through France, we will certainly ensure we stay 2 nights at most places, and drive longer as we are relaxed, and enjoying the countryside. Not rushing and trying to find our next digs. This morning, the boys spent time at the playground while Lib and I had an il ...
... Eventually one of them phoned a priest who knew a hostel. Trouble was it was 2km away and the priest had to leave in 30 minutes so I had to get there fast. I should be able to cover 2km in 30 minutes although traffic doesn't help. But I was dubious about the accuracy of the distance. Accepted a lift from the guys which was just as well as it was nearer 5km and I would have been too late. Great place for 10€ donation but I had ...
... my bike even has its own garage right outside my
One thing on trips such as this that is a problem is washing ones clothes. As
I am only staying at any one place for one night its rather hard to get any
washing done and so one has to simply try and wash the days clothes each evening
and hope they dry by morning. Tonight I washed every bit of dirty clothes I had
and have used my bike as a washing line. its a hot night so hopefully all will
be dry in ...