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... however, the surrounding countryside is pretty - vineyards everywhere and distant snow covered mountains. We detoured to Desenzano on the banks of Lake Garda. Clearly a summer holiday town but a beautiful town situated on the shores of a huge lake. The water is crystal clear. Lunch at local trattoria consisting of local trout - scrumptious, a walk around town, purchase of veggies and fruit from local markets and off to the autostrada. ...
... to reach there.
Well from the outside of city there is a breathtaking view of the upper town but once you are in it I woudn't say the same. Still there is plenty to see wandering around the streets and lots of lovely churches to explore. But it's definitely not the best medieval town in Italy.
... It ended up being a winding road up the mountain curving around the entire thing. What we thought would take about 10 minutes, probably took a half an hour. However, we finally arrived at the castle, which was beautiful and had amazing views as well.
After spending time in the old city, we decided to go back to the lower city for dinner (we were very tired due to lack of sleep). We grabbed some pizza ...
As I arrived at my new
home for the first time, it hit me. The reality that I would not be
home for close to a years time smacked me in the face like a flying
dodge ball in the middle of P.E. Class. Sleeping was close to
impossible. Heart ache was ripping my body apart from head to toe and
do not get me started on trying to eat. It was the first moment in my
life I have ever thought “why have I chosen to do this?” and ...
... cars whipping by, and ME! Its only few blocks stretch to the Mozatte train station going to Cadorna, But omigod...I get heart palpitations every time I hear a string of traffic approaching. Cars speed by so close You can smell the driver's cigarette and cappucino breath as you imagine being crushed to death. My knees are getting weak as I wonder how many more blocks I have to "walk with caution" and will by body be a bloody roadside pomadoro ...