Travel Blogs from Falcade
... showing Arthur and Charlegmane, panels illustrating the love story of Tristan and Iseult, as well as the story of Garel of the Blooming Valley. I think the original goals of the frescos was to help the rather lowly Vintler brothers gain status in the Tyrolean aristocracy, but if you look closely you can learn a lot about about the culture and styles of the day. I snapped a few photos of the frescos.
... a couple light pasta entrees and we did not disagree. Chris had a ricotta and spinach tortellati ragout and mine was tagliatelle fatte (kind of a wide, flat noodle) with radicchio and bresaola. They were quickly prepared by a jovial Italian cook, who, when he poked his head out, seemed relieved we ordered something requiring cooking. Such a lucky accident we wondered in there.
... in the mountains by an arrow to the chest and a severe cut to the hand--he bled to death--later analysis found the blood of at least three other men on his clothing, so he went down with a fight and was crossing a glacier when he died.
He had a number of physical ailments, so it is remarkable that he had lived to the ripe old age of 45, only to die in a fight and on the ...
Not only did almost everything dry out overnight , but the day was dry, too! We packed our rain clothes into our panniers and, after a lovely breakfast at The Villa, rode into Belluno to explore the town center. Interesting tidbit: Belluno and Bend, Oregon are sister cities! If you aren't interested in history, skip this next bit, copied from Dolomiti.it. "Brief History of the Dolomites: The city was founded in the 220 ...
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 ...
Other places to stay in Falcade
Via Fioita 2, Falcade | 3 star hotelfrom $83
Via Pineta 23, Falcade | Hotelfrom $59
Corso Italia 14, Falcade | Hotelfrom $81
Via Veneto, 11, Falcade | Hotelfrom $39
Dolomiti via Garibaldi 28, Falcade | 3 star hotelfrom $116
Corso Roma 10, Falcade | Hotelfrom $91