Park Hotel Villa Fiorita
Travel Blogs from Monastier di Treviso
A quiet morning this morning, just a quiet 8 hour drive through the country from Venice to Roma. Beautiful countryside with old ruins dating back to BC and lovely olive groves and vineyards.
We arrived in Rome around 4.00 and WOW what a different world. So much history and buildings dating back 2000 years and even Before Christ. We had dinner in one of the many town ...
... to Bologna, where we were to change trains, there were no seats and only options of going up or down stairs - now my luggage is getting heavier by the day, so I stood in the doorway for the whole trip. Sigh.... ah well, I survived.
At Bologna we had a short wait before boarding our fast train, with lovely comfy seats, to.... Venice!! Yay!!
We walked out of the train station to the most gorgeous view, ...
... night to just relax and reflect on this wonderful opportunity we were given to be abroad, in Europe, literally making our way from city to city, country to country. There is no greater feeling of contentedness. It was little moments like that on our crazy nine day adventure (that included going to the wrong airport in Venice the next morning and spending 80 euro to get a cab to the other airport with only minutes to spare before ...
Got the growly face from the head waiter at breakfast. Cut a couple of chunks of bread and threw it in the toaster. he came tearing over and informs me that only the white bread goes in the toaster. Good time to pretend you don't understand, pillock. Glorious day weather wise, unfortunately there is a real cold wind blowing, Bad move to wear shorts today. Off in the bus at 07:30 for a visit the Schonbrunn palace. This is the summer palace for the Hapsburg Emperors who ruled the ...
... We had a fun evening planned: We had signed up to do a Venice "bar tour" we found through our guidebook. In Venice the locals often go out to the bars ("bacari") for a drink and a snack before dinner. Alternatively, you can go bar-hopping to a few places, sampling the wine ("ombra", a slang term for wine) and the small bites ("cicchetti") and turning it into dinner. This is called a "giro d'ombra", literally "wine stroll" - a.k.a. pub ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility