Travel Blogs from Riva Del Garda
... views. The campsite was right by the shore with a grassy rigging area in front - thanks for the recommendation Dave (Curry). The spot only worked for the afternoon wind but at least that gave us the mornings to do things rather than faff around. Out of the 4 possible windsurfing days, I had two 7.4m days and we both got out on the last day. The wind was pretty weird that day, not the normal set up but coming in little ...
... spent 10 minutes playing with a drinking water fountain. Lily is a reading machine and whenever she gets the time she will sit and read whichever book she is on at the time. At the moment she is on the third Harry Potter book having already finished the series and started again. She has also read the six Anne of Green Gables books twice each and another 30 random books. That's over 50 books in about 80 days and to me ...
... sight of a frog. Laura spotted a deer in the fields.
An afternoon of resting, interneting and generally relaxing
– I am feeling so lucky to be here having this amazing holiday and really
enjoying hanging out and doing stuff with Laura – who is a great travel buddy!
We walked up the road to explore the nearest forest for an
hour before cooking the yummiest Gnocchi, Chicken & Tomato dish for dinner.
... 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
... Merl from Austria (JWOC gold medallist in the Long and 23rd in Sprint World rankings) and Vilius Aleliunas from Lithuania. Exciting J
While the guys warmed down we ate gelatos – Laura is aiming to try as many different flavours as she can – she had mixed berry and I had Limone YUM!
The organisers had arranged a prize-giving dinner for all the international teams. We went to the Enoteca di Conegliano for ...