Travel Blogs from Sirmione
... from Belfast and their Van Morrison pilgrimage. They move into the 'mini Jesus' and John and Sue check into a hotel around the corner.
John and Sue move into their apartment, 'Arena Dreams' overlooking the Arena.
Selle and Dan arrive by train from Nice via Milano - they are picked up by ET from the station. They are to bunk down at the ...
... too rich for my liking. I was fortunate enough to find a restaraunt that sells the same Bavarian bier that I had in Fussen, I was also "unfortunate" enough to learn that this particular bier was brewed and bottled somewhere in Italy...the Italians should stop making bier now, like right this second-it was a massive disappointment, something like a cross between a tooheys blue and a VB, with a weird metallic taste thrown in for some reason. As for ...
... local restaurant Riolet where we have eaten three times during our week here. It has been great that such good food is right on our doorstep. The weather could have been better but we have really enjoyed our week here in Lake Garda. The scenery is breathtaking and except for the number of German tourists, the towns, churches, food and culture have been wonderful to visit and experience. Thank you Lake Garda and Villa Borgo (Patio) for the great ...
July 25, 2014
This morning we had breakfast at the hotel– it was quite crowded here. I rang Zia
Nanina and then Libera – to touch base about visiting when Josy comes. Then we
bussed into Verona. We had another little look around but mainly wanted to shop
at the Coin dept store again. I bought a couple of little summery tops (yellow
and black and white) as it is hot. I also bought some gift items. Craig bought
... DEPARTMENT store – may do
some more tomorrow. Both Craig and I bought a wallet – plenty of Saldi items
available. I bought a blue check Mandarina Duck wallet – soft and small.
Eventually we went for a look at the magnificent Basilica di San Anastasia –
what a beautiful surprise. It reminded us of the Cathedral in Sienna, very
beautifully painted with wonderful art pieces. It was ...