Travel Blogs from Rapallo
... The main strip has more restaurants, as well as bars and it is just a really pretty town and lay out with good views. We had an AMAZING meal here, Louis had a seafood spagetti and I had grilled octopus. We had some delicious wine, followed by cocktails and a scotch - we had to waste time through the rain somehow! The rain did make further exploration undesirable so we went back to Riomaggiore for a siesta and made our way back ...
... we weren't sure how far and how steep it was to get there. Cost 22 Euro. We could have walked it but not being sure where to go at night we decided against it. Rest of the time we walked; even tough it was a bit of a climb to the five star Excelsior Palace (agent's choice) but the price wasn't too bad and had full breakfast. Couldn't afford to eat there.
The weather looked a bit dodgy and it turned out that way with the ...
... stairway which led back to the street above. It was a really lovely little serendipity find. Tomorrow we plan to do it all again, as we went camera-less all day today, and there were some things Wok would like to photograph. The photos on this blog are from a previous visit. We have two days left here, and the forecast is saying rain for both of them. But so far we've defied the predictions, so hopefully this weekend will prove to be the same. On Sunday ...
... so I just had to enjoy the beauty of the morning. Later in the morning Wok and I both had a stroll, watching lots of people walking their dogs, and some early bathers and sun bathers at the beach. I think you could safely say that no Italian woman wears a one piece swimsuit. Regardless of shape, size, or age, they are in their bikinis. That's how they manage to always present tanned skin, no matter how much of it is showing. And the men are the same, in that they wear ...
... or the distance to that unknown place, we decided to return to the church and seek out one of the restaurants for which we had seen signs. The restaurant was a real bonus, serving good food in a great setting above Rapallo and with magnificent views of the surrounding area.
The Journey Home
We set off early on our journey home, catching an early train to Genoa where we would be able to catch the airport bus. We’d read ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking