Grand Hotel Imperial
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Durch die Poebene lässt es sich schnell fahren, aber nicht wirklich genussreich, dafür hat es zu viel Verkehr. Kompensation bieten die Italienischen Städte, z.B. Treivso. In Bassano del Grappa, am Fuss der Berge, finden wir das Hotel Ca'Sette, wo schon Napoleon genächtigt hat. Schöne Zimmer, schöner Park, hervorragendes Essen.
... for wedding photos. We decide to return to the hotel for a rest while the shops are closed, and then make another trip into centro later when the shops reopen. We're now getting familiar with the maze of streets that run into the town centre and between the old buildings. Looking forward to our next stop in Venice, but now filled with a little sadness at leaving this beautiful place and the family who have been so fantastic and made us feel so ...
We had already visited Lake Garda for a weekend (courtesy of Nic & Monica's wedding) but we really fell in love with it being there for 5 days. Garda is magnificent with high cliffs soaring up both sides of the lake and the town we were in (Riva del Garda) was very pleasant and touristy - but not in a bad way. It's a real hub for mountain biking, climbing and windsurfing and we did a couple of good rides. One of them ...
... locals pass at more rapid speeds than we would be comfortable with. After about 1 hour, we catch our first glimpse of the memorial, as the trees thin out and become virtually non-existent at these heights. It's a clear morning with only a few clouds, so the view below is also amazing. There are only a few cars at the car park, and most of those here are cyclists and a few motor bikes are also here. As we walk the rest of the way to the ...
... vegetation. Despite that, we walk around what's left of the building before we get back in the car and continue on climbing the mountain to meet Mirella at Rubbio. We stop at Mirella's house for a few minutes for a drink and to admire the view across the plain, on this fine and clear day, before heading off to Asiago. Our first stop in Asiago is the WWI memorial that sits atop the Leiten hill, which is a huge crypt ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet