Hotel Villa Gasparini
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... streets. But once again the city square where a copy of Michael Angelo's David was with many other statues.It is magnificent area with a highly ornate cathedral made from multicoloured marble with a bell tower 3 rd largest in the world after St Peters in Rome & St Paul's in London. Our hotel as originally a Monastery..quite small but lots of character...close to the city ...
... and the washing hanging out to dry......turn left at the old lady who claims to have ten children....right at the bright yellow pants on the line....left again at the old man with the dog sleeping at his feet....right at the bright white bed sheet....and you can't get lost. Our appartment was amazing...it was right on the intersection of four smaller canals....it was fascinating to watch the boat traffic go pass our window.....everything from ...
... an end. And it has been full of adventure, with a hearty helping of fun, a dash of frustration and a pinch or two of outright terror.
Picking up where the last blog left off, we travelled down the Italian side of the Alpes, helped along by an agreeable 130km speed limit. Our first port of call was Turin, home of that mystical shroud of dubious origin and questionable authenticity. We were only staying in Turin for the one night; it was a stop off on our way to Venice. We had ...
... Next we travelled to Lake Garda for a quick stop over before driving through to Venice. After eventually checking into our hotel, we settled in for the night before a long day of sightseeing around the beautiful city of canals. We took a boat in to Venice early in the morning. When we entered San Marcos Piazza, the main square, believe it or not but across from me I saw my friend from ...
... that had bras all over the roof where we had some sangria before moving to an irish pub/kebab shop where we had some wine and then wandered around abit before heading back home via water bus to bed. It was a good night out despite the lask of nightlife in Venice.
Thursday 16th February
This morning ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking