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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... some dancing, a small tipple of wine –
but not too much as we all had to ride the 20km back down to the
hotel. The buffet lunch included a freshly-made pasta in mushroom sauce with truffle shavings. I tried to convince Helen that I'd planned the whole thing for her 58th Birthday!! Friday evening we met for a final glass of Prosecco and some goodbyes. The hotel served a great
... for a while before our walk.....we headed into the endless tunnels and ended up in the other town ...it was a nice pleasant walk ...we stopped got a ice cream and then headed back to levanto ....we went to dinner at due lune again ..stuart had pizza I had spaghetti with clams and mussels ....finishing up with affocatto di cafe ...went back to our room and got ready for our departure to Milan ...
... it was a severe UP, and lots of stone steps and rocky places. At one place we took the wrong way and had to backtrack down about 15 minutes and UP again. Up and Up we went, and around the mountain until we arrived at the "santuary to St. Maria" high above the town of Riomaggiore. After a few photo ops, the trail took us more west and through lots of burned out vineyards and along the top ridge. The azur Mediterranean was far below and on we walked. Arriving ...
... don't expect serenity.
Alone the Via Dell'Amore is a section where the dread European pastime of beloved couples attaching a padlock and throwing the key into the sea/river to signify their undying devotion is in full array: thousands of padlocks attached to the wire-mesh fences. Always amusing to see the occasional combination lock: I guess you never know when you might need to recant those vows....
... just be another place to check off the list. Boy was I wrong. Not only is the tower incredibly beautiful and actually really leaning, the church and the baptistery in the background was gorgeous. We quickly ran into the church for 5 minutes before running to our appointment to climb the tower (another one). However, this one instantly made me nervous because you could actually feel the tower leaning as ...