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... and ferry to Torri del Benaco on Lago di Garda for swimming and dinner overlooking the lake
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Lunches and dinners in Verona
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Farewell drinks and dinners
After all the months of planning there was the perfect family week in Verona. See captions on the photos below to get personal comments on the week by all family ...
... on the steps of the church, patiently waiting for their God to heal their woes...I'm sure the velvet lined gold coffers get emptied into the cups of the less fortunate at the end of the day. A disgusting city supported by the profits of a greedy tourism industry gawking at a decadent and outdated belief system. There's a reason the trains travel at 300km/h on the way back to Verona. If I ever come back, I'll be staying well within the Verona city limits. ...
Today was a pack up and quiet day. There was a monster thunder storm overnight and the rain was steady until mid-late morning. We decided to try and see what Raffa was like, it looked interesting from the road that we have frequently used on our way south around the lake. When we got there, we drove straight through, there was a lovely church but apart from that - nothing else....not even a gelataria!! So we headed to Salo instead and parked at ...
... 8217;t start until 9 pm so we walked looking for a nice place for dinner and we found LA GRIGLIA. We ate outside under large umbrellas and it was a lovely balmy evening. Craig enjoyed his
Roast veal with parmesan cheese, rocket & pine nuts. I had a yummy Basil
Gnocci with zucchini and a nice sauce. The salad and wine were good too. We
walked out to the Arena and it was very crowded. Our seats were excellent –
really close and ...
... br> except for 5 euros an hour – seems unlike most other areas – more like
Australia! We still haven’t bought a local sim – called a tim. Hope to do so in
Pistoia. Anyway we have come back to Verona to see the opera Carmen tomorrow
night in the Arena. Can’t wait. After a shop at the local PAM supermarket,
which is next door to the Hotel Maxim, we had a good rest and lunch in ...