TripAdvisor Reviews La Cantinota Arco
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... realised we weren't on the right path at all, we
weren’t even in the right valley. Not to worry, we re-planned the route and
carried on. The walk took us towards the town of Terlago and the Lago di
Terlago before heading round Monte Mezzana and climbing back up to the village
of Covelo and on the village of Monte Terlago where our campsite is. The walk
was lovely, past vineyards and apple orchards.
Saturday 20th July
... could hear more singing from the restaurant, not your rowdy drunken kind but proper choral singing, in tune and everything – lovely.
Wednesday 17th July
The weather forecast is good for today and this morning we could see the tops of the mountains. Our walk today took us up the other side of the valley to Bochet de Spinera at 1318 metres. From there we had a choice, either go higher to walk along a ridge or stay around the ...
... farmers markets where we decided to get some lunch. Mumsie and I chose a chunk of cheese, some mixed salad and a few breadsticks, grovelled a plastic knife and fork from the vendor and then found a park bench in the Grande Piazza to enjoy our feast! Superb!
Later we visited one of the local balsamic vinegar wineries where we had a very interesting lesson on how it is made and the various ageing processes, where the licensed product has to be matured for 12 or 25 ...
... vineyards surrounding it!
Later when we returned to Riva Del Garda we dined at a restaurant overlooking the little harbour by our hotel, enjoying the very relaxed atmosphere of the town, and also thoroughly enjoying being able to enjoy bowls of amazing homemade pasta, washed down with local wine for about $20 each! The food and drink here is way cheaper than we expected, I guess we are lucky that it is not high season yet!
... stare at us when we walk in. Clumsily we go to our table and try and be invisible. There is a table opposite to us that smile and to our surprise speak English, well Irish that we can just understand, so now we have best friends. Max and Stephan (early 60's) explain to us the history of the hotel and region. Max is here to write a book and hopes tomorrow to to read some notes from the vault, not sure what about we couldn't ...