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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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Travel Blogs from Fossano
... highlighed by a mesmerizing visit their world class Aquarium. It is called Le Musee de Oceanagraphique, built in 1910 by Prince Albert and also run by the famous Jacque Cousteau. I instead stayed in town and went swimming in La Mer. A bit cold but all the more invigorating. I took a walk to an overrun garden originally put in by Lawrence Johnson (of Hidcote fame). Unfortunately, it is in need of a lot, a lot of TLC. I imitated ...
... then visited the wonderful Picasso Museum in the old chateau. Back around the coast, through Nice again & on to Villefranche-sur-Mer, where our first stop was the tiny 16th century Chapelle Saint-Pierre, decorated by Jean Cocteau.
Treated ourselves to a glass of wine at a quay-side café, then drove the final short sector to Roquebrune-Cap-Martin. Lovely seaview from our comfy modern room at Hotel Victoria, braved the rain to go next-door to friendly casual Italian ...
... like a top holiday spot in good weather with lots of hiking, swimming, camping options throughout the area.
Besides...who goes to an amazing canyon and only sees it by bus? We did...well no...almost.
One saving grace was a 30minute stop in cute village with an interesting patisserie.
... Portofino is a stunning little place with lots of coloured buildings lining the small harbour. The water was turquoise...picture perfect for sure. The entire town of course is completely set up for tourism. Tourism and more 'residences' of various princes and so on. Not a lifestyle we were born into thats for sure.
In Portofino we did a small walk as a group up to the church and lookout on the hill on the left hand side ...
... same but different' android mobile charger for about $4 and we also bought a cool 'made in Italy' kick board for beach/pool for about the same. Good place for backpackers to stock up on anything on a budget! Heaps of clothes there too. I think it was kind of like an Asian bargain outlet it better quality.
To prep for our afternoon (and the rest of our trip...this was our only free time) I went and bought groceries and we ...