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Archive for August 2019

Lovely Lazise – ‘Place on the Lake’

I knew I was going to fall in love with Lazise before I even got there. When googling ‘great places to visit in Lake Garda,’ Lazise immediately went to the top of my list. Pronounced ‘La-zise-ay,’ (‘if you please, eh?) this stunning little town, reminiscent of Venice, has got everything you could want in a slice of Italian charm! Medieval walls Amazing restaurants and shops A picturesque harbour Olive groves […]

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Storm in Gardaland!

Lake Garda boasts a large number of Theme Parks, including Movieland, Jungle Adventure and Gardaland – a whimsical Disney-style theme park with attractions for the whole family. I must admit – now that I’ve reached a certain age in life – I can take it or leave it when it comes to theme parks. But as a kid, I remember begging my poor grandparents to drive us to the theme […]

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Gosh, this place is so pretty!

Yesterday, after our epic cycle to Sirmione, we fancied a moochy kind of morning. We cooked bacon and eggs for breakfast and then took Emily for a swim in the Camp-site pool. By the time we were ready to go somewhere, at around 4 o’clock, the Pacengo skies looked a little ominous, so we were reluctant to venture too far. We opted to stroll down to the lake, a short […]

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