Hotel Bristol Palace
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... you can see that this had nothing to do with me!
I was being led astray by my wife!
What I cannot work out though, is who would be interested in that kind of thing at 10.30 in the morning, stone cold sober? They are, as I said, Ladies of the Night' and whilst some of them had some considerable assets, you would have to have quite a few drinks and it would have had to be dark, to fall for such inducements - I presume!
We found ourselves in Genoa today. We did a hop on hop off double decker bus ride. We found out this is where Christopher Columbus is from and saw many monuments for him and his house!
Sophie saw something that she thought she might take up as a living: at a busy intersection on red lights a guy came out and did an amazing juggling act with battons then ran up to all the cars with a hat for €! Would be ok if she could juggle!?!
I noticed a ...
... way around many old buildings. Our first real place that we ended up at was piazza De Ferrari, the busiest traffic hub in the city. There is a sizable fountain in the centre and nearby is the stock exchange and the academy of Fine Arts. There is also a monument of Garibaldi. I was also able to find a map for Geoff, true it wasn’t the best map in the world but it was better than none.
It was pleasant walking around the popular street of Via Garibaldi. The street ...
Today is our halfway mark on our cruise. We got onboard at Genoa 11 days ago! We have seen a lot of different places and cultures already so I wonder what the next 11 days will bring. There was a huge exodus this morning of passengers that were doing the 11 day cruise. An organisational nightmare getting all the luggage and people off and then the next ship load of new passengers on. There seems to be some changes with the staff ...
... having a look around the markets (near the sun symbol at Porto Antico on the map I copied), we crossed the road. We crossed near another Rolli Palace on Piazza Banchi. I googled it to try and find an exact name and it looks as though there is a B & B in the building now!! Le Terrazze di Banchi - very reasonable rates too by the looks. On the way back to our hotel area, we passed some very narrow alleyways - which we didn't venture down because the ...