Travel Blogs from Alessandria
... area. Loads of vines, castles and hilltop villages. Patrick very kindly made a reservation for dinner for us at a local osteria and we had magical birthday dinner. Liam was very upset that we weren't going back again tonight!! Today we took a drive to Barolo and tasted some wine at their Enoteca - it was a great setup, but geez it's pretty pricey wine....we had a stunning lunch at a little osteria and spent ...
From Pavia, we headed to Asti, Originally we were heading for a Vin Yard with the ability for an overnight stop with facilities (from our camperdstop book), sadly we got there and there was nothing so headed for our alternative Campeggio Cagnidi Asti - It was a predominately permanent vans but with a few touring pitches.
We didn't actually do anything here so nothing to report - Just a pin in the map.
... said there is another couple they know who have moved there and they will share a house with them. Luisa appears o.k. Until everyone is out of earshot then she says how distraught she is with Robert....a mother doesn't deserve this, she says. Same old situation is going on, I think. Robert and Bruno went and bought pizza for dinner in Casale, so I got all the stories from Luisa while the others were upstairs bathing. After dinner, Robert brought us home. Bit of an earlier ...
Today we were picked up by Giorgi at ten. Hardly recognised her as she has lost weight since last time we were here. Cholesterol problems. First stop was Rosa. There we met Luisa and her son Gabrielle. She is from Ecuador, and is married to Rosa's nephew, Maurizio. After a drink we went to Giorgi's place for lunch. Giorgi's mum Piña and Vittorio were waiting, and Rosa came along too. Supposed to be a light lunch, but still managed to have quite a lot. ...
... nonna stayed as a child. Lovely old building but in need of repair. Following the aroma of freshly baked bread we stopped at the baker's where there was lots of 'pan', in the same shape that nanny and nonna used to make. The grissini they make there are so yummy, nothing like what we get at home! Ester had to stop at the post office to get ready for her trip tomorrow and then we went to have lunch at the restaurant 'Rocca di Camagna'. ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility