Italy - Finally! August 16th 2008 Well, we finally made it to Italy!!!
Booked into a really nice campsite at the Southern tip of Lake Garda. Campsite is called camping San Francesco and there's a fair bit to do here.
We are staying in a large mobile home which normally sleeps up to 7 people and it is about 100 yards from the lake.
On Thursday Geoff hired a speedboat and took us on the lake for an hour which was great fun ... read more
Europe » Italy » Veneto » Lake Garda 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
We are the proud owners of a lovely 1976 VW Westfalia campervan and have already been away in the UK a few times. We've spent a few weeks getting the van ready and I have been busy planning a little trip.......
a bit further than we've gone before... Italy!!!!
Wish us luck.... full info