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... girls who were getting ready for a night out earlier at the bathroom while she was brushing her teeth.... BUGGER.
At least this time it only lasted until about midnight.
Up at half 7 in the morning, we both seemed to have slept relatively solidly (after the band finished) and we got everything packed in about 45 minutes. Emma explained that her ear was agonizingly sore, and probably getting worse, we decided to talk to our hosts when we arrived later in the day and ...
We surfaced slowly (pardon the pun!) and headed up to the restaurant to have breakfast, a little late, but luckily just in time to get some food before it was all packed up! The cornettos were there again, brilliant - custard and chocolate filled are definitely a winner - I never thought the Italians would be able to trump a simple French croissant for breakfast! Meanwhile Emma was unfortunately limted to the GF bread and the spreads provided, although she was lucky ...
... had got so late by then we had to check it was cooked with a head torch! We are now sat outside n the dark, citronella candle burning, listening to tonight’s entertainment outside the bar; an Italian singer who sings well known classic songs….in Italian, and also plays the trumpet. He’s not bad, certainly adds a certain Italian ambience to our last night in Umbria. La dolce vita tonight; life is good!
... all had to shower, have breakfast, put the bedding and bed away, put the roof down, tidy up, put the awning away and THEN we were good to go! We still managed to be on the road by 10 which was pretty good going.
Luckily the weather is now as it should be……so naturally we are now moaning about it being too hot! It was still nice to go and not worry about rain, cold etc, with temperatures reaching 29 degrees plus.
I had decided against going to ...
... that front onto the lake with amazing manicured lawns. The lack of gears meant in wasn’t long until I was grunting and groaning with every slight slope. I lasted for 4 miles until my bum, legs, arms and hands were aching too much. Pitiful isn’t it!
We came back from the bike ride and Lyn BBQd. We sat around our citronella candle chatting, then bed, this time with Tegz safely in her tent. Tour of Tuscany tomorrow! Can’t ...
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