Grand Hotel Villa Balbi
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... We bought food for dinner, sausages, potatoes, onion, capsicum - oh and chocolate, then decided to take the mountain road back to camp. It's 5 minutes longer, but no crazy one lane tunnels with traffic lights. To start dinner, I put down a base of charcoal, added some fire lighters, some twigs, and then some thicker sticks and before long I had a nice little fire heating up the coals. Once the fire had died down, we put the foil wrapped potatoes into ...
... 2 hours and enjoyed a drink and pizza. Not feeling like walking the return trip we took the train back to Vernazza, very crowded with tour groups unloading as well.
Had a one hour siesta, freshened up, and needed to do a big wash at the laundromat. Returned to the restaurant where we had dinner last night, and met a young couple from Seattle.
Now to repack to go to Florence tomorrow!!!! We will be sorry to leave this beautiful ...
... We set out on our trek - which turned out one of the best things of the trip. We basically walked outside our door and walked right along the ridge through forests and fighting off flesh eating ants, along to the point, where the cliffs drop down to the sea. It was warm, but hazy and overcast which didn't impress me only for the fact that the photos weren't going to give the place the justice it deserved. We had quite a lot of uphill to begin with but were rewarded with ...
... Parking disc), find the train station, as we plan to go to Cinque Terre on Monday by train, and have some lunch. We parked in our free spot again and managed to do all three returning back to the car absolutely stuffed!
Sunday 31st March. We woke up to brilliant sunshine today so we decided to take the awning down while it was dry and then we went down to Sestri to catch the boat trip ...
... The meal was absolutely delicious, one of the best of the trip so far. Sukh had a lasagna and a local beer, while I had an amazing seafood pasta with a local wine. The pasta was so, so, so good! It had spaghetti cooked perfectly al dente and tons of seafood (prawns, clams, mussels, calamari and even a baby octopus!), with tomatoes and olive oil. I ate it so fast I didn't even snap a photo for the blog. We also tried some ...