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Travel Blogs from Arco
... by pedal power. We stopped and ate our rolls on a shingle beach on the shores of lake Como and then set off for what should have been an easy 2 and a half hour drive to Caprino Veronese. However this was not the case. From here things took a turn for the worse and somehow we lost 3 hours of the day. Eventually we found B & B Casapiu. A rustic renovated 14th century guesthouse in ...
... sad. The gear cable is fraying, the paintwork is all chipped and scratched, the handlebars are rusting and there is a hole in my
saddle. I think it is time for a new one but after doing a bit of research on
the internet, I feel a bit overwhelmed by all the different styles and the prices.
Friday 19th July
We really need to brush up on our navigation skills. We planned a walk today and within 15 minutes of starting out and some ...
rocky slopes without all the usual climber kit. It still looked a bit too hairy
for us so we took the easier option. At the summit the views were fantastic.
The steep cliff faces are a magnet for climbers and they were scattered across
the cliff face like ants.
Back at Ruby, we headed for the autostrada and Lago di Ledro. Once again, the temperature soared in to the 30's as we drove north. The route took us along the north coast of ...
... looking the lake and back down, and down and round and down!!!!! Taking in stunning views, a walk to a hermitage retreat and monestery and a beautiful Romanesque church. Spent the afternoon in the garden, Al Lago before our final dinner in the hotel. Tomorrow, we head off after breakfast , quick stop off in the town of Salo at the bottom of the lake before returning our trusty Italian stallion hire car ( or similar ) and flight home. Now seems as good a time as any to reveal that ...
... it can be bottled! No wonder it is so expensive! We then had the chance to taste all the varieties they produce - it was delicious!
We then headed out to Maranello, stopping for a peek at Pavarotti's grave site, then arriving at the Ferrari factory. There were crowds of people about - also lots of Ferraris in the streets as well - it's a very popular tourist attraction. Sally had mentioned that they offered rides in the cars - at a cost - and as soon as we got our ...