Onto Aosta May 28th 2012 28th May 2012 Monday.
Departed Camping San Francesco just before 9. We were so pleased we had paid for a lakeside pitch as the Italians certainly crowd them in.
Joined the Autostrada – Lorries, Lorries and more Lorries!! We were held up in Milan Toll for 45 minutes – for no apparent reason.
Once we left Milan behind it became quieter and we drove up into the Alps.
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Europe » Italy » Aosta Valley » Aosta Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more