Travel Blogs from Fai della Paganella
... highest per capita income in Italy, and that's an official figure so imagine how much they earn before they have cheated he tax office! The blogs are a bit late because of wi-fi. In Milan I wasn't prepared to spend the €12 for the wi-fi / minibar combination and here I have free wi-fi with a password, my iPad shows I have a very strong signal but I can't use any apps and no mail comes in or out - aaah, technology, don't you love ...
... you want... and then there's the views of Garda itself.
An Italian lady was living in a small tent and needed to go home but the ground is so hard and she'd hammered the pegs in so much that she couldn't even start to get them out. Her English was nil (how bad are we, our Italian is less than nil!) being very experienced campers (Pah!) we, of course had our device for taking boy scouts out of horses hooves ...
... as it had yesterday and we headed back down the mountain and the warmth of our car. We have been lucky to see 2 stages of this event with such relative ease. I also have a souvenir - a red hat from Balocco, thrown from a car as I waited in the rain by the side of the road.
There has been a lot of discussion about the events that occurred on the descent of the Stelvio that saw Quintana take the Maglia Rosa. It is a pity that we ...
... shutters once again! This website will show those following us the place we stayed: https://www.airbnb.ca/rooms/160426 The pace of our day picked up with a dinner out in Venice and a night with Megan navigating our path to Piazza San Marco. Our dinner was on the south shore of Venice at a place called 'Oke' recommended by Laura. What a place to dine! You've gotta check the picture of Adam's Venezian Seafood pizza! Kudos to him for being the ...
... prized exhibit of Otzi the Iceman. In 1991, they found the remains of this guy who was killed with an arrow about 3300BC and snap frozen.
Her view of the week-end:
I enjoyed being able to see the Giro on TV - live and in Italian! Cadel took the Maglia Rosa and was interviewed fluently in Italian. How far the boy from the NT has come! We will hopefully get to see him when the Giro passes through ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center