- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Moderno Piombino
Travel Blogs from Piombino
Day 3 of relaxing on the shores of the Med on the island of Elba, and....damn it's been tough....!
We have had to walk the 500m to the local village and buy some groceries, and have had a swim every 30 mins, ..and surprising how much colder the water is than yesterday, for no apparent reason....it was a warm night, yet today the water must be 2or 3 deg ...
... cannot be reached by car. Since Elba itself is off the beaten path, it’s not hard to find a small, secluded beach all to yourself for the day.
Overall, I would highly recommend adding Elba Island to your next Italian holiday. Its combination of landscapes, small villages, great food, and a chilled pace of life will give you a nice break from the other busy and crowded destinations of ...
... up for dinner. Prior to dinner, one of the leaders Howard gave a great explanation of the history of an olive oil orchard and their emphasis on quality. He brought 3 bottles for us to sample with our dinner. Very unique tastes that I would never think were olive oil - very flavorful and smooth. Dinner was unbelievable...there was again several antipasto dishes including breads, vegetables ...
... to repair it.
I eventually got back on the road again just as the sun was setting. I’m not too keen on driving in the dark, purely because the lights on Lily aren’t the greatest, so it was now a race to Tivoli. I got there as it was getting really dark, and just didn’t feel the love for the place! I found the stop, and there were no other campers in the car park, so I decided the best thing was to keep moving. The next stop was another hour ...
... restaurant, while waiting for the soccer repeats to finish and the game to begin. Not tonight Josephine. Waiting for the rain to ease, please Josephine. Better luck with the rain than the soccer, so carefully trotted back to the hotel ducking under shop awnings.
Left the door to the balcony open overnight. So relaxing listening to the waves swish gently against the shore.