Trips / Wiesbaden, Venezia and Tuscany

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Wiesbaden, Venezia and Tuscany
July 14 - August 1, 2010
From Lelystad to Mainz From Mainz to Bad Endorf From Bad Endorf to Klagenfurt From Klagenfurt to Ljubljana From Ljubljana to Portoroz From Portoroz to Salgareda To Venezia From Salgareda to Mensanello To Fano From Fano to Gualdo Cattaneo To Massa From Mensanello to Rieti From Rieti to Foligno To Rome From Mensanello to Albenga From Albenga to Cannes From Cannes to Grenoble From Grenoble to Offenburg From Offenburg to Lelystad Wedding pictures Carsten and Maria Pictures trip to Venezia Pictures Biplano Club Italia at Mensanello airfield Pictures trip to Rome Pictures from Albenga to Cannes leg



From Lelystad to Mainz

On Wednesday, July 14 2010, we travelled to Wiesbaden for the wedding of Carsten and Maria on Friday. Veleda and Charlotte by car, Rene and Maurits per plane.

At flight level 95 in Germany
At flight level 95 in Germany
Maurits and Rene at Allendorf/Eder airport
Maurits and Rene at Allendorf/Eder airport
Veleda and Charlotte on the Neroberg in Wiesbaden
On the Neroberg in Wiesbaden
Wedding location in Eltville
Wedding location in Eltville



From Mainz to Bad Endorf

On Sunday, July 18, we travelled further to Bad Endorf in Bavaria, where we would stay the night.

Rene at Mainz airport
Rene at Mainz airport
Wasserburg am Inn
Wasserburg am Inn
Rene
Rene
Bad Endorf airfield
Bad Endorf airfield



From Bad Endorf to Salgareda

On Monday we continued to Venezia.

Obertauern in Austria
Obertauern in Austria
Maurits and Rene at Klagenfurt airport
Maurits and Rene at Klagenfurt airport
Monte Nanus in Slovenia
Monte Nanus in Slovenia
Diner in Noventa di Piave
Diner in Noventa di Piave



To Venezia

On Tuesday we visited Venezia. We flew to S.Nicolo airfield on the island Lido. In the afternoon we flew back to Salgareda via Padova.

View on Venezia from final RWY 05 Lido
View on Venezia from final RWY 05 Lido
Veleda and Charlotte in Venezia
Veleda and Charlotte in Venezia
Maurits with the Ponte di Rialto
Maurits with the Ponte di Rialto
Rene at Padova airport
Rene at Padova airport



From Salgareda to Mensanello

On Wednesday we travelled to Mensanello. On the way Rene and Charlotte visited Pavullo and Lucca airport.

Crossing the river Po
Crossing the river Po
Charlotte and Rene
Charlotte and Rene
Old town of Lucca
Old town of Lucca
San Gimignano
San Gimignano



Local flight Mensanello

On Thursday, July 22, Rene made a local flight with Heidi and Hans from Belgium over San Gimignano and Monteriggioni.

Charlotte, Maurits and Rene at the breakfast table
Charlotte, Maurits and Rene at breakfast
Hotel Villa Sabolini
Hotel Villa Sabolini
Heidi and Hans
Heidi and Hans
Low pass
Low pass



To Fano

On Friday we made a trip to Fano, with stops at Sansepolcro and Gualdo Cattaneo.

Charlotte, Maurits and Charlotte
Charlotte, Maurits and Charlotte
Veleda with admirer at Sansepolcro
Veleda with admirer at Sansepolcro
On the beach in Fano
On the beach in Fano
Maurits, Charlotte and Rene; lunch in Fano
Maurits, Charlotte and Rene; lunch in Fano



Biplane Italiano Club event at Mensanello

On Saturday, July 24, the Biplano Club Italia had organized the Festa dei Barnstormers at Mensanello airfield.

Sopwith Camel look-alike ultra-light
Sopwith Camel look-alike ultra-light
Charlotte in Dieter's Kiebitz
Charlotte in Dieter's Kiebitz
Maurits making a flight with Dieter
Maurits making a flight with Dieter
Many planes visited during the day
Many planes visited during the day



To Massa

On Sunday, Rene and Veleda made a flying trip to Massa along to coast.

Mensanello
Mensanello
Veleda and Rene at Massa airfield
Veleda and Rene at Massa airfield
Rene at Massa airfield
Rene at Massa airfield
Livorno
Livorno



To Siena

On Monday, July 26, Veleda, Charlotte, Maurits and Rene visited Siena. In the afternoon Rene made a short local flight with Charlotte and Maurits.

Veleda and Rene in Siena
Veleda and Rene in Siena
Charlotte and Maurits on the Piazza il Campo
Charlotte and Maurits on the Piazza il Campo
Maurits in Monteriggione
Maurits in Monteriggione
Diner at the Tenuta di Mensanello
Diner at the Tenuta di Mensanello



To Rieti

On Tuesday, Maurits and Rene made a flying trip to Rieti and Foligno, and returned to Mensanello via Siena to fuel.

Maurits and Rene at Rieti airfield
Maurits and Rene at Rieti airfield
Foligno
Foligno
Bad weather on the way to Siena
Bad weather on the way to Siena
At the fuel station at Siena airport
At the fuel station at Siena airport



To Rome

On Wednesday, July 28 2010, we made a trip to Rome to visit the Vatican.

Veleda, Charlotte and Maurits at Rome, Urbe airport
Veleda, Charlotte and Maurits at Rome, Urbe airport
Maurits, Charlotte and Veleda in the Vatican museum
In the vatican museam
Rene, Maurits and Charlotte on the Piazza San Pietro
On the Piazza San Pietro
Charlotte, Veleda and Maurits on the Piazza San Pietro
On the Piazza San Pietro



To Volterra

On Thursday, we visited Volterra.

Maurits, Veleda and Charlotte on the Piazza dei Priori in Volterra
On the Piazza dei Priori in Volterra
Veleda, Rene and Charlotte in front of the Priori Palace in Volterra
In front of the Priori Palace in Volterra
Maurits in Volterra
Maurits in Volterra
Veleda, Charlotte and Maurits in Volterra
Veleda, Charlotte and Maurits in Volterra



To Siena for fueling

On Friday, July 30, Veleda and Rene went to Siena to fuel the plane for the flights the next day.

New wine tanks at Tenuta di Mensanello
New wine tanks at Tenuta di Mensanello
Tenuta di Mensanello
Tenuta di Mensanello
Veleda with the Piper Arrow
Veleda with the Piper Arrow
Rene at the fuel station at Siena airport
Rene at the fuel station at Siena airport



From Mensanello to Offenburg

On Saturday, July 31 2010, we started our return trip from holiday. We would travel to Offenburg on Saturday, and continue further on Sunday. Maurits and Rene flew via Albenga, Cannes and Grenoble to Offenburg.

Rene at Mensanello airfield
Rene at Mensanello airfield
Menton
Menton
Maurits at Cannes, Mandelieu airport
Maurits at Cannes, Mandelieu airport
Maurits at Grenoble, Le Versoud airport
Maurits at Grenoble, Le Versoud airport



From Offenburg to Lelystad

On Sunday, August 1 2010, we returned to Lelystad.

Offenburg airport
Offenburg airport
Maurits and Rene
Maurits and Rene
En-route to Lelystad
En-route to Lelystad
Maurits and Rene at Lelystad airport
Maurits and Rene at Lelystad airport


 Statistics July 14/Aug 1 2010
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 Number of Flights: 41
 Distance flown   : 2,680 NM
 Airports visited : 31
 Block time       : 27:25
 Flight time      : 20:35
 Average speed    : 130 knots
 

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