Category Archives: Road Trips

Where I go for my holidays

Verona, then Arrivederci Italia

Our recent trip to Italy presented me with so much to see that it meant one, even two posts were never going to tell it all. Hence, you have heard about our chill our days around Lake Garda and our whirlwind tour … Continue reading

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A day in Venice

A trip to Venice is something that has always captured my imagination but hearing how expensive it is, this seemed a good way to get a feel and see if it lived up to expectations. Naturally, the whole place is … Continue reading

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A different kind of Romeria

Nago where we stayed in The Continental Hotel is at the northern most tip of Lake Garda. This end of the lake is dramatic with the Alps as a stunning backdrop. It’s not as well connected to Italy’s transport network … Continue reading

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Bella Italia – around Lake Garda

I blame the dog sitter; she called round for coffee while animal sitting in the village and commented that we only had two holidays booked while last year we had five. The next day I was browsing the internet and … Continue reading

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Taganana – A memorable day

Whether a local or tourist, an organised coach trip across the Mercedes Mountains in the northeast tip of the island, to a little fishing village called Taganana is an enjoyable and memorable day. The journey is ‘interesting’ which is why … Continue reading

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