Travel Blogs from Loano
... in Italy.
1. Wear sun glasses when attractive Italian women pass by the motorhome.
2. Train Signora to have cold showers - warm showers cost a euro.
3. Do the recycling before Signora can count the empty beer bottles.
4. Never accuse Signora of being bossy.
5. Suggest Signora has time by herself to relax on the beach.
6. Always keep ...
... Paul was right - a beautiful place with lots of ancient charm, and even better no traffic in the centre. More ice creams, more cathedrals and piazzas and a very gentle feel to the place.
We opted not to drop into Pisa, but drove on up the coastal autostrada through tunnel after tunnel until the sea came into view, along with, for the first time, rain clouds on the hill tops. Once off the autostrada and our first hefty toll fee we followed the coast to a supposed sosta ...
... vans tomorrow. We should have been camping for 5 nights and we have done 3! The campsite is grim- in fact it's worse than grim- the toilet is a whole in the ground-grim. We found a restaurant that overlooked the beach and plonked ourselves down there from 4-11pm! Italy won the soccer so it's very festive here at the ...
... unknown by Avis Italy, which is added to VAT (21%) on all car repairs???? Enough said.
Check out our photos (there are lots of Sophie who is now wearing dresses, heels and jewellery, and gets dressed to kill every night) and loves having her picture taken. How times change.
After much deliberation about where to go next, I am writing this on a flight to San Francisco – bound for the markets and vineyards of California! See you soon.
... and if a Tsunami hits I have a clean getaway....
We were complaining a week or so about the cold,now,I have just seen the weather on TV and where we are here, is in the early 30s,with Florence and Rome reaching high 30s to 40 over the next week or so.
Have just come back from the beach 8 Euros lighter (umbrella and sun bed in the fourth row).
Wanda is still there trying to get the most for our money,I decided a cold beer in an air conditioned room ...