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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
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It has happened my friends. We are almost incommunicado. Satellite coverage has dropped to its lowest levels. So, it would be almost impossible for me to upload photos.Therefore, I will finish my blog after I get home and have a normal internet connection. Sorry.
Many activities on the ship; talent shows, galley tours, movies, and the usual relaxation pursuits such as reading. I am wading through the biography of Andrew Carnegie at ...
... another but weariness is setting in and we head back to where we were and where I spied a little trattoria and settle on it. We order something which turns out to be a cheese platter and a bottle of Chianti. It is fine. We finish and go back to the hotel stopping at the gelateria on the way and indulge in 3 flavours of gelato - the berry and fig are delicious, but not so sure about the coffee. When we come out of the shop we notice a bus just sitting in the middle of the ...
This morning we visited a Goat cheese & bee farm in the Maritime Alps . Evo & his family were kind enough to show us around their farm. Great experience of a very passionate farmer who is keen to re establish the old way of farming using traditional, organic methods. A lovely visit ...
... but I have yet to try a gelato better than Hunter Belle's ? This afternoon we start our official Food & wine tour with aperitifs & dinner......... & what a lovely night it was. Our tour guide Rob, a winemaker from Margaret River WA seems like a great guy & full of local knowledge. Our other member of our tour is Susan from Ballina. Think it's going to be a fun week.Had a beautiful dinner at a very special restaurant. Great ...
... to the cemetery to visit her parent's grave site. I know this sounds crazy but it was really quite something. I've never seen such elaborate crypts. One interesting site is a memorial to those from Torino who died in concentration camps in WWII. Ashes of those gassed are in a commemorative box. A very moving moment. Also visited the Jewish section of the cemetery where writer Primo Levi is ...