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- Shuttle bus service
- Minbar in room
- Smoking rooms available
- Refrigerator in room
- Non-smoking hotel
- Room service
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Bags outside cabin by 1am, me outside cabin by 8 am, off ship at 830, ooh oh, no bag. (you exit by preallocated colour tag according to your onward plans) I knew they couldn't really have lost the bag between ship and shore but it's always possible that someone could have taken the wrong one. I was slightly worried as 20 mins became 30, I would …
... Alps and the Apennines. Longitudinally it extends from the border with France and the French Riviera (or Côte d'Azur) near Ventimiglia (a former customs post) to Capo Corvo (also known as Punta Bianca) which marks the Eastern end of the Gulf of La Spezia and is close to the border with Tuscany. The Italian Riviera thus includes nearly all of the coastline of ...
We set out from Tirano this morning to head south. The plan was to get to Genoa or Savona - but we had to tackle the Autostrada through Milan first. Sorry to say, no photo's today. You can't take photos when you are hanging on for your life with one hand and making the sign of the cross with the other! I say it every time.....never again! But, there was a highlight, we stopped off at the Factory Outlets in Alexandria for a spot of retail therapy, it must have done the ...
... Monica walked into our lives. She overheard Matt asking the guys, and I asked her if she spoke English. She said YES and really wanted to help us. She said we were at the wrong train station, but she would take us to the right one since it was too confusing for us to get there. They were doing major renovations in the train station, and no one in Genova speaks English, so she insisted she take us. She had perfect English and said she's been studying it. Without her ...
... had explored Old Genoa, before the Med cruise and they had done so the day before. The bus driver strike we had experienced in Rome was now taking place in Genoa so our options were walk, train or catch a cab with a minimum fee of 25 euros being charged due to the strike. Because of the pouring rain we decided on the cab option and with 4 of us (no extra charge for monkeys), we could split the cost and each pick up the tab for one way. We were glad we did as ...