Travel Blogs from Monfalcone
... 5 hours. We set off at a rate of knots. We stopped over night at Lake Chiemsee in Bavaria, the weather did not improve. We promise to return next spring when the weather is more clement.
Mercoledi Settembre 18th 2013
Travelling through Bavaria and Austria in the relentless storm is tortuous, much like, I imagine, enduring 15 hours of Wagner's "Ring Cycle". Then there is a glimmer of light at the end of the gloomy ...
... After a short rest we drove into Julian Alps to a town called Tolmin, which is well known for the Soca river running through it. A large river crystal clear offering a lot of water sports, with long trails along it also leading to gorges and waterfalls. By the time we arrived it was time to park up, put the feet up and get some well earned ...
... exploited the wifi. Already noticing how clean Slovenia is compared to Croatia, everywhere you look it is spotless and they are hot on recycling. Later in the afternoon we headed out of town to Postojna, where there is a famous castle and a gigantic cave which we will explore tomorrow. Having trouble finding a park we decided to drive to the castles car park, turned out to be a very nice quiet location with no one about to bothered ...
We have experienced 2 days of magical scenery. The first, on our day trip from Verona to Lake Garda and the Valpolicella region.
Here we stumbled across a family vineyard - Boscaini Carlo- on 14 hectares est. 1948 where we tried some amarone and other wines. The vineyard produces 4500 bottles a year. We then wound through the hills and finally descended to Lake Garda ...
was pleasant in the month of September.
The square was glittering with several lights.
Sculptures showing human figures are on the buildings
located at the piazza. Piazza means square
Very nice restaurants are located close.
I enjoyed the dinner and took some good photos.