Travel Blogs from Arco
... to town for buisness, they added a side door to the dome in which the bishop could enter, because his villa was not in the direction of the official doors. We stayed with denises family, she kicked her brother out for a night, so we could sleep in his room, that was so very nice. her mom made pumpkin-gnocchi for dinner, hmm self-made italian cooking is very good. They live a bit up on the hill, we had an amazing view ...
... away, other than the active marathon runners and water sports enthusiasts.
I would recommend staying in either Riva del Garda or Torbole as a good base from which to explore. If you are a keen cyclist or walker, then there is more than just the watersports to enjoy and if you just want to sit back and put your feet up... that would work too - just pick a warmer time of year as it would be a bit chilly sitting around in much less than a t.shirt at this time of year.
... but it's still beautiful. Olive trees line the area around the port and in most directions it is picture perfect.
One feature that sums this town up is Piazza III Novembre near the waterfront which sports a beautiful clock tower, Torre Apponale which was built in the 13th Century and was once connected to the Rocca by an underground passage. The Rocca, surrounded by a moat, was the port traffic controller and now ...
... br> Meanwhile……..we had a little chasse for somewhere to stay in the vicinity of Bolzano, Bozen. It was while we were on this escapade that we began to learn about the curious undertow which was flowing beneath these serene sniffing grounds. On top of the mountains my friend Finn and his mistress addressed us in Ladin, signs to a mountain lake (whose immaculate reflections dogs were not allowed to jump in to and sully) were ...
... a recently missing climber. Each person brought on board revised the date of death back a few centuries, until it was confirmed that Otzi died around 5300 yrs ago. There was a tussle between countries, until Italy claimed Otzi by proving that he was found 96m inside their border, a precise figure. The museum is very interesting, somehow they have filled 5 floors with information and background, including the loopy letters ...
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Other places to stay in Arco
Viale Rovereto 91, Arco | 3 star hotelfrom $77
Viale Rovereto 56, Arco | 4 star hotelfrom $140
Viale Roma 10, Arco | 4 star hotelfrom $90
Via Roma 2, Arco | 4 star hotelfrom $109
Via Fossa Grande no 8, Arco | 4 star hotelfrom $92
Via Linfano 55, Arco | Hotelfrom $123