Hotel San Giacomo Gourmet & Spa
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... a regional train run by Trenord to Desenzano (1.5 hours) , and from Desenzano catch a bus to Verona which drops you at Sirmione (20-30 minutes). Cost of train is 9.20 Euros and bus ticket is 1.80 Euros per person. While your return take a bus to Brescia from Sirmione bus-stop, which costs the same 1.8 Euros. Take the bus-tickets from ticket counters close to bus-stop because in the bus ticket charges double (3.60 ...
... a laundrette to wash our clothes. Put them in & then ducked back to St Zeno's Basilica, a huge Romanesque Gothic church with an extremely tall bell tower.
The interior was largely empty but it had some wonderful 14th century frescoes & in the crypt the Saint’s clothed bones in a glass case. It is a magnificent example of the early architecture with a fine cloister beside the basilica. Put the clothes in the dryer ...
... a handsome black & grey cashmere scarf.
Next we headed off to the nearby Lamberti Tower (everything is nearby given the small old town area) which is the tallest tower in the city. The old clock tower still functions and we heard the bell ring while at the top. In fact, it is still ringing in our ears. The views were spectacular of course. Kathy took many photos in all directions from the top of the tower. Coming down from the tower ...
... the old city. Hotel Columba D'Oro is only a block from the old Roman Arena that now serves as a concert venue. Upon check-in we were informed that Sunday was the last of a three day regional wine tasting event being held in Verona old town. Over sixty wineries of the Veneto region offered Soave, Valpolicella, Amarone and a few Sparkling wines for visitors to try. The tasting was great bargain ...
... to look down to their Romeo from the balcony. There is this really cool group of people called the Club di Giulietta that will respond to letters written to Juliet and are left there. So naturally, the total hopeless romantic geek I am, wrote a letter to Juliet. I was so giddy leaving it there in this post box. I do hope she writes me back. Also, there's a statue of Juliet, and for some reason, it is good luck to rub her right boob. So we all did that. Also, the tunnel ...