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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Concierge desk
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Travel Blogs from Sestri Levante
... with a Fiat and we end up getting a....station wagon, Ford Focus. C'est la vie.
After grabbing a quick bite to eat we are off to the Sestri Levante. Not fully knowing what to expect, we get there and are pleasantry surprised. Our hotel, the Hotel Miramare, is a beautiful ...
... After the other lady arrived, things went very well. Brenda started with the noodles and pesto sauce. Now this was pesto sauce, not like the junk we get at home. The main difference is the ingredients, so fresh and so flavourful. I had the ravioli with a walnut sauce. The ravioli is standard as cheese unless indicated otherwise. This was a treat. The sauce had a very distinct walnut taste and ...
... to our room, what a wonderful surprise. Absolutely beautiful with a lovely terrace too. We unpacked, relaxed for a while, then went for a walk. Walked up the street for dinner to a restaurant with Wifi, which didn't work. Had an interesting dinner with green pasta and octopus. We then stopped at a shop and bought some baileys and butter. Hoping to get some bread for our vegemite. All sold out though. Walk through the quaint streets back to our room, just ...
... is amazing how quickly a perfect day can turn so bad.
And on one last note, a bit of advice to tourists planning to drive in Italy...other than the major freeways most roads in Italy are hilly, narrow, and very steep. In most cases there is barely enough room for one car to drive down it let alone 2. Try your best to stay calm...I never do...but I recommend it :) Also, if you don't know how to drive a manual car...don't try to learn ...
... in the bath before getting the lift down to Sestri, walking through a cave (!!) and onto the sea front..... We found a bar Mama Luna and had an aperitif - they even gave us free tapas :)) The we went to Il Polpino for dinner - it is ranked number 2 on Trip Advisor? €17 for FIVE courses including wine. We couldn't manage dessert and were given a digestif drink instead. It gets better and better ...