Travel Blogs from Orta San Giulio
... stop. Just as we got going...I got that all too familiar tickle on my leg and then up pops another HUGE spider; well I must have terrified Ernie because my legs ended up almost in his lap! Somehow I managed to put a cloth over it and chuck it out of the window...and still keep the cloth. Girls you would have been proud of me..! Good trip, we even managed to get the vignette without any problems. We are now ...
... bigger lake than Orta, where we are staying. We have G&Ts on the balcony waiting for Pete to return from his day trip to Switzerland. Then we walk down to a local restaurant for the night, where many of Jane's tour group are also dining. It's lovely to catch up and compare notes about what's great (or not) while on tour! What a schedule they are on! Their Italian American guide has explained that you should ask for the quanto (bill) about 20 minutes before you really ...
Yippee! Audi picked us up and brought us the "European delivery center". They were having a slower day and only hosting 185 new car owners. Apparently a busy day is over 300. Beautiful factory and a great tour. (Charlene was ecstatic...) A quick blast down the autobahn ...
... the beach, but now they are stone beaches instead of sand. Love how everyone gets out amongst it, all shapes, sizes and ages, and baked to a tan that will shrivel like a sultana no doubt! Loads of dogs on the beach lazing with their owners, or walking the streets and cafes. Small to medium dogs mainly. We turn inland now, heading up into the alps to find Peille. OMG...glad we hadn't been doing this at midnight the previous night! Glorious views quickly ...
... to find a spot to sit that is sheltered and yet lets us enjoy the view. We do get a great seat but the family sitting at the next table are totally obnoxious with a young child that they are totally over stimulating and her singing and shrieking are driving us mad. We finally have to move to a different level on the boat to escape her, this is really not helping Susan feel any better.
Finally we are home and Susan ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet