Travel Blogs from Riva Del Garda
... bursts of 5m weather followed by absolutely nothing.
We've noticed that northern Italy feels very different to the southern Italy we left 6 weeks ago. Everything seems a bit calmer and nicer to be honest - maybe the influence of the mountains?
Phoebe's Lake Garda theme revolved around colours. More specifically, asking us "what colour is this" about everything she saw. Even things we'd literally ...
... 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 ...
... happy – they went off
exploring leaving us to run the sprint. Laura and I walked back to our hotel
via the gelato shop - white chocolate and apricot chocolate chip for me…and
Mint and watermelon for Laura! We also bought some interesting looking almond
biscuits for lunch – pistachio and Mount Etna (sultana and raspberry sauce
topping) They were very sweet and tasted like the almond paste on a Christmas
cake – ...
... br> Malcolm and Immy to run on a map near Kubelek. She was just going to have a forest run but
ended up doing the course, which she said was easier terrain to run in than
Alpe Adria event.
After dinner I loaded up my first album of photos on to
facebook and sorted out an email to the JWOC team with the updated transport
arrangements and timetable. Bed by 11.00pm
... cruise’ and see how his calf coped with the terrain. So he was pleasantly surprised to see that he was only a minute and a half down on the leaders (Austrian Xander Berger and Aussie Julian Dent) He walked the steep hills in the loop after the spectator control and tagged Ross with the team in 5th or 6th place. Ross also had a steady run and with the Italian girl Lucia Curzio on the last leg the team ended up in ...