Hotel Castello Miramare
Travel Blogs from Genoa
... were heading the wrong way and our map was not making too much sense! After a bit more wandering we decided to give in and get a taxi back to port! It was after 3pm and getting cold. Our taxi driver got a bit lost in the maze of traffic at the port , he went down a one way street that was a dead end so he just popped his hazard lights on and headed back up the road dodging the oncoming traffic! Only in Italy !! Back on ship, ...
An ideal choice for a break to regain
your inner harmony and be at peace with nature, Agriturismo Sognando
Villa Edera has the warm,discrete glamour of one of the most
welcoming country villas. Each guest will be amazed by the beauty of
the landscape and by the warm hospitality of the owners.Situated just 3Km from the sea,with 5
fully equipped apartments that have been completely restored
... gust of wind to the horror and consternation of some tourists sitting on the steps. Having been so gob-smacked by all we had seen so far we decided to go back to the church of Gesu and the Jesuits near the Palazzo Ducale where we had been last night. It was open and we were able to go in. A mass was in progress – all in Latin and we sat at the back and listened. It too is stunning inside. Words do not do justice to the paintings, ...
... law is for me to
Keep the morning watch
Do my honest part
Care for my body
Keep a level eye
Be courteous and obedient
Walk softly in the sanctuary
Keep a song in my heart
Go on God’s errands.
My first morning on the ship, I woke up with such delight. We will be in the port of Genoa, it is an old port with amazing history. Christopher Columbus was born in Genoa. I know that there will be many things to see ...
... buffet dinner as we were still so full from our late lunch and decided it may be worth purchasing a movie in our cabin for the evening’s entertainment as there were no shows scheduled for that evening. Unfortunately it turned out that we had seen all the English movie options and with the TV only giving us CNN and BBC in English went to sleep fairly early. Tomorrow we have a day at sea before arriving at Malaga, ...