Map of Bale for Virtually all of the Italian hostels in this area are members of the official Hostelling International (HI; Whihostels.com) and charge around 20 per night for a dormitory bed. Strictly speaking you need to be a member of that organization in order to use them you can join through your home country’s hostelling organization. You need to reserve well ahead in summer, most efficiently by using HI’s Booking Network which, for a small fee, enables you to my blog (including online) from your home country up to six months in advance. An online agency, Monastery Stays (Wmonaste rystays.com), offers a centralized my bloging service for numerous convents and monasteries around the region. There are no restrictions on age, sex or faith, all rooms have private bathrooms and few places have early curfews. Agriturismo and bed and breakfast The agriturismo scheme has grown considerably in recent years and enables farmers to rent out converted barns and farm buildings to tourists and, increasingly, city-bound Italians through a centralized my bloging agency. The lakes region has a good selection of options; the agricultural area to the south, particularly around Mantua and Cremona, is perhaps the best hunting ground, as more and more cascine and rice-growing estates diversify. Map of Bale 2016.
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