Travel Blogs from Porcia
... a fashion center and we certainly saw many fashionably dressed and lovely people but we've seen that on most of our trip. The difference is that they seem to be in higher concentration and there also seems to be a larger number of women wearing leopard print items. If anyone reading this is thinking that it's only American teenage girls that are wearing their shorts short, set that aside. It seems to be here too! And it's ...
Hone your math skills, especially multiplication, before you travel to Europe!
*10 kilometers is 6.2 miles, so our final ride of 47k is 4.7 X 6.2 = 29.14 miles. (Dawna knows this from her running days)
*0 Celsius is 32 Fahrenheit, and 100 C is 212 F, so 28 C is 28 X 9/5 + 32 = 82.4 F.
* 1Euro is about $1.40 (now), therefore, 25 Euros is 25 X 1.4 = ...
... The other bonus -- only one substantial climb - 1.5 k up to the picturesque hill town of Asolo. The last thirty kilometers were completely flat as we are now on the Venetian plain. The buildings and food made today's journey from Bassano del Grappa to Treviso most notable, so that'll be the focus for the ...
Whether you're eating pizza in a fast food joint with plastic silverware in the basement of Milan's train station or at a pizzeria on the patio in posh Cortina, use your knife and fork. Under no circumstances should you use your hands to pick up the ...
... summers day. Lunch was at home with all that could make it, Cousins Esther and her brother Walter (they live in the same house, one upstairs the other down). Walter's son Samual, Savina (who is Jonathon's wife, Jonathon is Walter's son, he was at work). Walter's wife prepared the meal, the meal ended after old photos were shown of our visit in 1991 - ouch! Another great day with family ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking