Grand Hotel Imperiale
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... Keen sandals) At one point, I slipped and fell head first into a tiny stream and bummed up my right knee and hip a little. David said I fell gracefully and he was impressed with my "battle scars"! The hike took about 1:40 and we arrived finally in Monterossa . We let Rick Steves walk us around a little then found a great little place for lunch making Foccacia sandwiches. There were two churches side by side sharing the same small piazza. One was the town's Catholic ...
... amplified the sound, so that if you wanted to, you could just close your eyes are be carried away in the moment. Some people just don't know what they're missing. Luckily for the Palestine though, compensation was at hand after the concert had finished.
The concert had coincided with yet another big party night for the Lucchesi, and the excuse this time was their flimsiest yet. (Hey! Who cares?). The reason, was to mark the longest day, or as they ...
... which was beyond our destination. We went to purchase a ticket for Vernazza (the next village, only 4 minutes away) and I asked which platform and time the train would be coming. We went to platform 3, as advised and got on the next train – once it had left, and it flew through the stations of the five villages, we realised we were bound for La Spezia. The worst part was that Giacomo, our B&B host, was waiting for us in the village square at ...
... found out they were looking for a way to rent a barge and tour French canals next year. We exchanged emails so we could send her the info we have about the canal trip we are doing next year. Lots of "small world moments!"
As we arrived back in Monterosso it began to rain again. We made quick stop in local market and made it to hotel before heavy rain began.
Wednesday, October 23
Trails between towns still closed, so ...
... There is a beautiful aroma throughout the walks as there are wild herbs and beautiful flowers growing. All the towns have a wonderful perfume of gardenia.
We arrived in Vernazza after about 90 minutes. It is beautiful coming into the town with its bright colours set into the hill and the sea. We had coffee and decided to have a look at the next trail, even though it is supposed to be closed. The alternative was one of the upper trails which are a ...