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- Shuttle bus service
- Minbar in room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Smoking rooms available
- Refrigerator in room
- Non-smoking hotel
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We left the hotel at about 08:30 am and made our way to the Rialto Alilugano landing stage. The boat arrived on time and weset off....once again in a sea mist but not as severe as yesterday! Within an hour we were at the airport and soon in our car and on our way west to Savignone. We travel mostly on the autostrada so no photos until we are close to ...
Carbon copy repeat of a previous experience trying to sail into Portofino - rough seas meant it was too dangerous to tender ashore, so instead we docked in Genoa.
Having explored the city on that last visit, we chose to still take a shore excursion to visit the picturesque towns of Sestri Levante & Rapallo
... buildings we had walked past. From there we walked down narrow alleys to the street with the royal palace museum. We paid a modest entry fee and walked up the grand staircase to the floor with the rooms with lavish furniture and artworks. There was a video to watched of the history of the Genovian dynasties that had lived in and decorated the palace. On the outside balcony it was amusing to see how modest dwellings were built close up to the palace since it's ...
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At the Principe Railroad Station, Loredana, our guide from Tours by Locals, meets us at the platform; we bond immediately when she sees the yellow lab on Bob's hat and tells us about the late beloved Archibald. She leads us to 'Left Luggage' where a bored attendant takes our 4 bags, 2 large plus 2 carry-ons, and chains them to metal shelving where they will stay, hopefully untouched until our return late in ...
... door opening, purchases including spa treatments etc ) very handy so one is not lumbered down with wallets or keys whilst on board. The 3 of us then set off to explore and find some lunch. We headed for the buffet in the Sahara cafeteria – this offers 24 hour food in a buffet style – breakfast, lunch, snacks, dinner and late night make your own sandwich for those who feel they still need to eat in the small hours of the morning! The buffet is huge and spans two rooms ...