Podere San Lorenzo
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... we were served the chocolate cake! WOW. I don't think that we could have come close to bettering it previously, but I guarantee you we learnt as much as possible while there! Practice will make perfection!
To top it off we were also served the house limoncello too! Amazing.
By this time, the wine had ensured that Emma's ear had stopped bothering her quite so much, but I refused to believe that it was better, and we headed into Castiglione Del Lago where there was ...
... sunglasses, reading glasses (!) and some money for gelato! I got Tegz out of her pit and we headed down to do what we do best; read!
Believe it or not we laid there for over 7 hours! The sky was that sort of azure blue that signifies holidays. There was not a cloud in the sky. The sun actually shone. This was all well over due and well deserved. We had a spectacular view of the lake and a much needed breeze ...
... I thought it would be too big and touristy, but Lyn thought we just as well as we are here. He parked on the outskirts and we walked in…up some steep roads. I now know why Italian women have such good legs! We were soon in the centre and into the basilica for a wander, before mooching into the main square (very very busy) and then to the duomo which was very pretty. Tegz and I managed to find a Murano glass shop, so she now has her first Murano jewellery. Not expensive ...
... usual way, by reading, while Lyn went for a bike ride around the lake. He came back enthused by what he had seen and done. He rode about 12 miles and up some incredibly steep hills, does a 1 in 4 gradient mean anything to anyone??
Once he came back and chilled for all of 5 minutes I decided it was time we went for a walk. The nearest town of Passignano was only a mile down the road so we sauntered down there. We walked near the lake, ...
... maybe driving on the hard shoulder might be more fun and drove a mile or two on that! I have never see such aggressive driving…speeding up behind you and flashing until you move over, even when you are doing 30km over the speed limit. I was so glad Lyn was driving; he drove like a native Italian, refusing to even give in to big Italian lorries that threatened to push Dub across the lanes. His driving was awesome, on some very fast, twisty, ...
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