Travel Blogs from Passignano Sul Trasimeno
... on this trip (last time was while driving) "Why am I so much better at everything after alcohol"!
By this time we had completed all of our cooking and it was time to go and sit down to enjoy the food - Mario finished putting the pasta and sauces together and brought the dishes out to us. First was the gnocchi, we both looked at each other upon our first taste and were amazed. Perfectly cooked fresh gnocchi complemented by a great sauce. The second pasta was even better, ...
... had got so late by then we had to check it was cooked with a head torch! We are now sat outside n the dark, citronella candle burning, listening to tonight’s entertainment outside the bar; an Italian singer who sings well known classic songs….in Italian, and also plays the trumpet. He’s not bad, certainly adds a certain Italian ambience to our last night in Umbria. La dolce vita tonight; life is good!
... I wandered into the reception to ask how much they were…and came back with a free hire bike! Only problem was I’m **** on a bike….and these ones have no gears! I’d like to think after all these years I can still surprise Lyn….and tonight I did, as he knows how much I hate bikes. We went back over the first couple of miles that he had ridden (rode?) earlier. We went near the lake and saw the back of some ...
... to the German group initially, we managed to find the English tour, and despite what seems to be a common problem with English speaking groups (which is trying to hear the speaker, when all around you the one family member who speaks English loudly translates for the other member of their family) it was an absolutely fascinating tour.
On the drive home the rain started, but we stopped at a hypermarket en route, and filled up with ...
... is right by the hotel and bar, with a glimpse of the lake in the background. The campsite is small but in a lovely location; some of the pitches have fantastic lake front views. Some of the pitches here look as if they are here all summer and are huge and ornate. The tent next to us has 2 fridges in their awning! Our pitch is small, but it was so wet we didn’t even bother putting Tegz’s tent up; she just slept on the floor of the Dub and had ...
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- Adjoining Rooms
- Tennis Court
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast