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When we checked the weather forecast yesterday, it said that today was to be very stormy. Admittedly, overnight it did rain and we were assured there was thunder and lightning. But looking out the window this morning, it is beautiful - sunny, clear blue sky, man are we lucky! So, Voltarra has it's market today, so we decide to see if we can stock up on some supplies and visit the town again as we ...
Livorno is lovely in its own right, but typically a port town with lovely markets but very little charm. Lucca on the other hand is an ancient walled city with ultra quaint resteraunts and churches. Did cost us 200 euros by cab, but well worth the ...
Today is Livorno, and all I can say is "thank heavens for Pisa", cause there's NOTHING in Livorno. We had a decision to make as to whether to go to Florence, Pisa or stay in Livorno, and opted for Pisa. Florence is over 1.5 hours by train and we already did one of those long train rides to Rome. Pisa is only 30 minutes by train, so that was what we expected to do when we shuttled to town from the ship. When we arrived, however, we found they had put on a tour bus direct to Pisa. ...
... bugger them ... and luckily we didn't as neither couple showed.
I had all three appetisers.
Shrimp and Scallop salad in one of those double silver coloured dishes
Pineapple with pistachio nuts - sooo very yummy
Beef skewers with Satay sauce as a main
I loved the pineapple so much I had it again for dessert.
Doug had :
Shrimp and Scallop salad
Peach and something soup and
A seafood stew with mussels, prawns, calamari - ...
... bought a rather nice shirt for 6 euros. Sat in a local cafe for a cuppa before heading back to the ship as Alan was feeling off colour.
I ended up doing dinner with the kids which was a really nice 5 course dinner, (kids rushed through their meal before ditching me to go to .......Club Popi. They have become really close to the guy that works there and have exchanged contact details, as he is coming to Australia for a year next March.