Travel Blogs from San Remo
We had a 4 hour drive through many tunnels (once again) on the autostrada. Close to France now and catching up with Liz who is driving around Europe in her camper.
Sanremo marina area seemed a bit tired to us but we did eventually find a more affluent area with great architecture, Casino & lovely promenade along the beach. Was great to …
Thursday morning was pack up time in Prestine and off on our separate ways.
Our arrival in Milan was into an interesting suburb where we had booked a hotel for two nights. As we pulled into the general area the graffiti popped up to meet us at every turn so we were pleased to be able to place the car securely in a nearby park after unloading into the small hotel Agape. Having done a quick unpack and tidy we headed off on ...
... just a tad! Those kids deserve much more than that. To be amongst
old smelly men in a street outside a train station... Not Right. The
children looked very sad and unclean. As a social work student it was
hard to see, but fuelled my passion for bettering the lives of young
kids who are neglected by their parents who just cannot afford children.
It's so sad. Writing as I walk btw - just saw a BMW and an Audi
kissing bumpers. No wonder I haven't seen any cars ...
... in large pebbles rather than sand. As a result there is no sand clouding the water giving the Mediterranean a deep blue color. I inadvertently stepped into a bike lane and felt a hand wrap around my elbow and pull me back onto the sidewalk just before a bicyclist flew passed me. I thanked the stranger for saving my life and we joked about the crazy bicyclists in the city. We just kept talking as we walked. ...
... began so it was wonderful to be able to combine this was the sights and sounds of the coast.
When our tummies began to rumble we scouted a spot in the sun and out of the wind. Not too sure where we were but we didn't care. We were sitting on the rocks in the sunshine with our picnic set out before us and a stunning view. Pretty sure this is what people dream about!!
After a good snooze in the sun, we peeled ourselves away ...