Hotel Ristorante Faro
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... and ferry to Torri del Benaco on Lago di Garda for swimming and dinner overlooking the lake
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Farewell drinks and dinners
After all the months of planning there was the perfect family week in Verona. See captions on the photos below to get personal comments on the week by all family ...
... on the steps of the church, patiently waiting for their God to heal their woes...I'm sure the velvet lined gold coffers get emptied into the cups of the less fortunate at the end of the day. A disgusting city supported by the profits of a greedy tourism industry gawking at a decadent and outdated belief system. There's a reason the trains travel at 300km/h on the way back to Verona. If I ever come back, I'll be staying well within the Verona city limits. ...
... and walked into the main part of the town. We found a restaurant along the water and had simple pizza and pasta for lunch. Then we walked to our favourite gelati shop at the other end of town and had our fix of icecream. Geoff and I tried a new flavour, Sale de Cervia, basically like a salted chocolate caramel.....seriously good!! Then we headed home and spent the afternoon packing, reading and getting some school work done. We had dinner at ...
July 25, 2014
This morning we had breakfast at the hotel– it was quite crowded here. I rang Zia
Nanina and then Libera – to touch base about visiting when Josy comes. Then we
bussed into Verona. We had another little look around but mainly wanted to shop
at the Coin dept store again. I bought a couple of little summery tops (yellow
and black and white) as it is hot. I also bought some gift items. Craig bought
... for another look. Sometimes beautiful things take your
breath away and that was certainly the case here.
Bar Anastasia provided a drink and free
Internet – woo hoo. Then we had a nice dinner at the Romeo and Juliet Osteria
(how romantic). Craig had Ravioli with butter sauce and I had Penne con
zucchini and bacon and saffron – nice. I also had a yummy buffalo mozzarella
salad whilst Craig ...