Travel Blogs from Arco
... views. The campsite was right by the shore with a grassy rigging area in front - thanks for the recommendation Dave (Curry). The spot only worked for the afternoon wind but at least that gave us the mornings to do things rather than faff around. Out of the 4 possible windsurfing days, I had two 7.4m days and we both got out on the last day. The wind was pretty weird that day, not the normal set up but coming in little ...
... go although we didn't stay long because it was a bit chilly and Olivia started chattering plus we also had to get dinner sorted. Now I am in the bad books because I made Jess's favourite, Lemon Chicken, and we had all finished except for Allegra who is not generally a dinner fan and Jess was in the van making some pudding for the girls and I polished off Allegra's left overs without offering any to Jess. Sometimes you can't ...
I woke at 7.00am so snuck out of the room to write my diary
and chat to John on facebook. Greta & Immy arrived at 9.30am to use the
internet while Malcolm and Lizzie headed into Asiago to photocopy maps. Laura
was still in bed when they arrived so we had a late breakfast then headed into
Asiago to run a sprint course that Malcolm set. The boys came too and found a
place to hire bikes – 20 Euros for 24 hours, so ...
... I explored the Asiago streets
– it was deserted as the town closes down for the long lunch break. We looked
at the ice skating rink and local “Tree Adventures’ type playground. We spied
a Gelato shop, but had to wait until 2.30 to get our daily fix – Lampone (raspberry) and double chocolate for me.
Back to our hotel for a big diary catch-up. Laura ...
... Merl from Austria (JWOC gold medallist in the Long and 23rd in Sprint World rankings) and Vilius Aleliunas from Lithuania. Exciting J
While the guys warmed down we ate gelatos – Laura is aiming to try as many different flavours as she can – she had mixed berry and I had Limone YUM!
The organisers had arranged a prize-giving dinner for all the international teams. We went to the Enoteca di Conegliano for ...