Hotel Villa Olivo
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... some time out to think about spending my battery-charging days in a quiet and beautiful city of north-east Italy, Venice. When I told my room-mate that I am going to Venice, he said "You could also visit Sirmione if you get some extra time". I looked it up on the internet, and after looking at the result I decided that I am dropping out Venice and going to Sirmione. Google Maps said it’s a place in kind of middle ...
... a laundrette to wash our clothes. Put them in & then ducked back to St Zeno's Basilica, a huge Romanesque Gothic church with an extremely tall bell tower.
The interior was largely empty but it had some wonderful 14th century frescoes & in the crypt the Saint’s clothed bones in a glass case. It is a magnificent example of the early architecture with a fine cloister beside the basilica. Put the clothes in the dryer ...
... internal debate, I decided to take a train. My logic was that I would arrive there sooner and get to see the town more, and also not hurt myself but pushing too hard. Between not having done a ton of riding the last couple months and all the additional weight on my bike, I knew I wasn't going to be able to get through another 120km day.
The train took longer then I expected because I had to transfer at Verona Porta Nuova and wait ...
We got a later start due to a restless nights sleep. Nice hotel but noisy neighborhood around it. The weather however was perfect for touring Verona today. After breakfast at the hotel (coffee was strong!!) we set out to cover many of the sights we had seen the day before on our wine tour but did not stop and enjoy.
We started at the Arena di Verona. An old coliseum akin to the one in Rome but smaller. It is however the third largest in Europe. ...
... pass purchased provided a souvenir wine glass and 10 tastings for 15€ or about $16.50.
We each purchased a pass allowing us to try a total of twenty wines. A few Soave whites - not our favorite as they were very minerals tasting and very dry. The Valpolicella were okay, the Amarone were probably the best. One wine however stood our from the rest a red from Bennati ...