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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- TV Channel One Russia
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... highlighed by a mesmerizing visit their world class Aquarium. It is called Le Musee de Oceanagraphique, built in 1910 by Prince Albert and also run by the famous Jacque Cousteau. I instead stayed in town and went swimming in La Mer. A bit cold but all the more invigorating. I took a walk to an overrun garden originally put in by Lawrence Johnson (of Hidcote fame). Unfortunately, it is in need of a lot, a lot of TLC. I imitated ...
... riding consisted of a climbing breakaway (I'd hang on to David's wheel, then strive to keep him in visual contact), a second pod of about 5 riders, then those going at their own pace. Regrouping was done at the peaks, or, if there was a simple road choice, David & I would confer and head off to the next main town, which often worked out, but on occasion added extra climb or distance to our day. Highlights were universally the 27 switchback technical decent on the way ...
So this is what the Verdon Canyon is meant to be like if its not totally white out fog and pouring rain. Which it was all day. All 8 hours of sitting on a bus. Seriously tour company, if you know that a place is not accessible that day. Don't go. Stuff your itinerary!
Tried to take a few pics but kind of ...
Day 4 started with a drive towards Genova along the spectacular highway with stunning views over the rocky coastline. We didn't actually go into Genova but were able to see the huge harbour from the highway.
We arrived in Rapallo and the first issue was...where is A TOILET!!? Pretty typical issue, especially when one has just had breakfast, coffee and so on. I had asked on the bus if we could stop (3hours ...
... here on it seems. Suspect tour company budget issues were at play and the fact that most Hungarians are too scared to try things they are not used to. By now I had also sussed out where the local Lidl and Co-op was and had stocked up on food in our 'pretend fridge'.
The day started with a walking tour of San Remo, the casino (from the outside), old town, 'old quarter' was spooky. This was the best part of the walking tour ...