Travel Blogs from Garda
... on their first night.
Damien, Belinda and Dave Morris-Munns (the adopted son) fly in from Barcelona. No airport pick up, but a 5 litre beer flagon is personally delivered to Arena Dreams apartment by Ernesto himself (the personal touch is what keeps ET in front of the pack).
Joely and Eds fly through a storm (unarranged) at Venice Airport ...
... cheesy Venetian masks, outdated and inefficient 'water buses' and water that smells like a sewer. St Marco square is also, overcrowded with tourists with shops you can't even browse through due to crazy crowds. It also contains an ugly cathedral that we got stooged out of cash to enter the 'museum' aspect of the monstrosity. I was led to believe that the church was open to everybody, for the people, but we had to pay to look at religious ...
... local restaurant Riolet where we have eaten three times during our week here. It has been great that such good food is right on our doorstep. The weather could have been better but we have really enjoyed our week here in Lake Garda. The scenery is breathtaking and except for the number of German tourists, the towns, churches, food and culture have been wonderful to visit and experience. Thank you Lake Garda and Villa Borgo (Patio) for the great ...
... now organized – if you need to callLina from a mobile number on +39 3315370411
and from a landline on: 0011 3315370411And Craig on +39 3667255486 and from a
landline on: 0011 3667255486.
We have come home for a rest before tonight’s opera – most excited!
We certainly needed that rest because it was a very long and AMAZING night. The shuttle picked us up at 6.30pm. Dropped us off just outside the city walls. ...
... room. We then took the bus into Verona. How different it was compered to
Last time it was cold and winter. Today it was SO CROWDED. Lots of tourists, children and plenty of various nationalities. Verona is still very beautiful and we walked through the city centre – the shops are great and we visited the Library to try to access free Wi-Fi – needed
our passports! We did a little shopping at ...