TripAdvisor Reviews Albergo Nazionale Vernante
Travel Blogs from Vernante
... the 1200s. There was moss on the stone paths and infinite stone archways.
Enjoyed some drinks on the patio with Luna and Blackie.
... 18km to the first village and I make it to find that the little garage is closed, it looks like permanently.
But a young guy stops in an old van and asks if he can help. I follow him to his nearby house. In the garage he has two bikes, a Suzi Exup and a Kwak 750. He also has a compressor. The International Biking Brotherhood comes up trumps again.
With plenty of ...
... Lots of tourists but it still has a charm with its narrow streets and view down to the ocean. Dropped into Vence on our way through to Menton.
Menton was our final destination. It is a scaled down version of Nice with lots of people in the sunshine sunbaking on the stony beach and lots of grand hotels. Enjoyed dinner on the esplanade looking out over the turquoise blue ...
... the easiest tasks..... We finally found one in a building that didn’t look like a shopping centre at all. It didn't help that it was pouring rain.
The drive up the mountain was scary. If the roads and traffic weren’t bad enough
the fog, or was it cloud, made it extremely difficult. Meanwhile our travelling companions were starving at home.
Sunday 5 October
Explored the village of Triora, a 15 minute drive away. It is 'famous' for being the witchcraft
village. In 1589 there was a famine and women were rounded up and tortured and compelled
to confess unnamable guilts and to denounce friends and relatives.
There are souvenir shops selling all sorts of witch memorabilia. The village has ...