How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Room service
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking rooms
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Boccascena Genoa
Travel Blogs from Genoa
... bar and ordered Vino. I can actually order beer and wine in three different languages now, I'm a multi-linguist.
Once the rain had slowed enough we walked back to the hotel to put the feet up for a bit.
Wandered just down the road for dinner at a nearby Ristorante.
Off to Levanto and Cinque Terre tomorrow.
Au Revoir Nice, back on the train again today, stay was too short. Train travel has been very easy and enjoyable so far apart from that one leg where it was very hot and stuffy.
Catch the Train from Nice Ville to Genova Piazza Principe on the Trenitalia Thello, had four seats to ourselves for most of the way. Travelled through Monte Carlo, San Remo and all along the coast to Genoa.
We arrived on Friday evening to a warm welcome from our friends Cassandra and Ian and while we sipped wine on their terrace the washing machine was very very busy. They live in a south eastern suburb of Genoa and I was impressed with the area. It had everything, supermarkets, clothes and shoe shops, fishmongers and green grocers and a very nice Italian post office run almost entirely by cheerful women. It's great being away on this trip but ...
... in diameter. The fishermen then have individual fryer baskets and they stand around this huge vat of hot oil frying their fish and giving it out to the local crowd that has lined up, hungrily awaiting this treat. I would love to be here to witness this in person, as it has been going on for decades and must be quite a sight to see.
P.S. Please note the parking job in the picture; "if the engine is off, it's parked".
Back to work on Wednesday and ...
... later has got to top my bucket list! A Spanish lady and her husband came to my rescue and offered for me to share the taxi with them and then I could pay them the next day! I will always be great full to Ines and her husband for reaching out to me! Her motherly instincts had kicked in and I was already feeling a little better. I arrived at my hotel in Genova two hours later. I was greeted by a very nice Italian man, Augostino. My room is small but great. I have my own bathroom ...