Hotel Chalet al Foss
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... was fierce fighting here between Austrians and Italians. After WW1 it was transferred to Italy and then in 1938 both Hitler and Mussolini agreed to send the German speaking population back to German ruled territory. despite WW11, thousands of people were relocated and straggled back after the war. In 1971 The International Court in The Hague gave the province autonomy within Italy. Now I am back from my walk and invigorated ...
... borders and is Italy's autonomous Alto Adige, formerly Austria's Sud Tirol or South Tyrol, until WW1. The area is extremely Austrian with no evidence of it being a part of Italy. They might vote in Italian elections, pay taxes to the Italian government, and hold Italian passports, but their hearts, souls and thoughts are all Austrian, proving that you can't mandate that someone becomes a certain nationality if they don't want to. The architecture, ...
... one chronic disease that has not yet been identified. There was a great interactive of a life size photo of his body that allowed you to look at it in x-ray form for bones, tissue, muscles, organs. It was obviously winter when he died which was why he was so well preserved and he was dressed in goat skin leggings and loin cloth, shies with a skin sole, leather strapping uppers stuffed with straw. A wolf skin hat was later found nearby. He ...
... been handy at Hohangen - you know the rest) or a tent peg puller which meant she could take her tent back with her.
Monday was far quieter than Sunday so the other tourists had obviously gone home however the views across the lake were still fantastic!
Torbole: Surfer Central
The river enters Lake Garda just outside the town and to say it's calm is an understatement. In fact it often looks as though the water ...
Sunday May 25 and Monday May 26
Days 32 and 33
His take on the day:
We are so happy to be travelling in the off season. Again, we got an upgrade here in Trento. This was planned as a rest time with 5 nights and a chance to view Stages 17 and 18 of the Giro d'Italia bike race. We had booked an OK room for Euro 105 per night with a view of a garden. We got shifted into a massive space with a sitting room, ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center