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Sep 15, 2010 - Lake Garda

Nick was looking forward to going to Lake Garda mainly so he could recreate the start of Quantum of Solace, you know where the Aston and the Alfa are racing along the edge of the lake, through those tunnel things. Hmm, who was I to tell him that the look would be all wrong with a VW camper van, and making fast car noises was not going to help. We came at the lake from the north, where it was still very mountainous, and where the hills were covered with vineyards, with terraces that looked untraversable by donkeys never mind tractors. We...

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Sep 29, 2007 - Bardolino (food and wine festival)

Barodolino Festa Dell'Uva e Del Vino On our last day in Italy it seemed only appropriate to stop by the Bardolino Wine Festival. We were very close to Verona as well, but since Rose Marie had already been there, we chose Bardolino. Don't worry, Rose Marie did provide an abbreviated version of the story of Romeo and Juliet for the family's enjoyment in the car on the way through Verona. We do hope to return one day to see the arena, as well as the famous statue of Juliet. Rumour has it that if you are looking for love, you should kiss a...

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