Best Western Hotel Brescia Est
Travel Blogs from Castenedolo
... the graffiti on the walls and love messages on padlocks and in the Letter's to Juliet postbox was beautiful - I has goosebumps! Anyhow we added a K&P to the wall, as did the girls (although I don't know what they wrote!?). We wandered through the town, busy with tourists and headed home just as the heavens opened. We stopped at nice little pizzeria for tea & got out the maps & camping books to see where to go ...
... but I was glad to be onshore, not drowned or wet. As we drove home we saw a sunk boat...we felt relieved it was not us!
It was a great day but such a shame about the weather... Storms were all around us when we got home and I'm afraid as we head off to Slovenia tomorrow it looks wet. Is this getting us used to the UK we have not seen inconvenient rain since Istanbul in early May.
Some brighter spells this morning, but now it's just raining..... We went to the market in the town, it was good - loads of stalls, mostly clothes & tat, but still different clothes and tat than we are used to. Paul bought a football shirt (Italian) and ...
Today is our wedding anniversary (36 years) and we are spending it on Lake Garda. We drove up from Genoa through some massive thunder storms. The rain was so hard we pulled over, so did a lot of people. We saw on the TV flooding in Milan and cars being washed away!
We are staying in Sirmione, right on the south end of the lake. The town is on a very thin peninsula which sticks into the lake. When you walk through the town you can see the lake ...
As I write I'm watching the ducks paddle by on the lake. It's raining, impressive rain. Predicted, so we're ok. Our nifty trick of throwing the ground sheet over the trailer & gazebo works well and gives us a dry space. It's still very warm - today must have reached 32c again. ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center