Travel Blogs from Viareggio
... we finally reached the Monterosso, we were all so thirsty and tired, we bought a drink straight away. The rest went to the beach and entered the waters but I didn't enter Cus I don't have any slippers and time is not on our side as we had to rush to florence. We practically run to the train station which was quite far away (10mins walk, about 6mins run), as we were going to miss the train back to la spezia. If we missed that train we are so dead and all our plans will ...
... a sharp mountain range covered in snow. We followed them for some time, our gaze going from marble yard, to white mountain, marble yard to white mountain. Ooooohhhh, it’s a marble mountain. Thank-god it’s not snow. At our lunch break, the weather app told us we had one hour maximum of riding time before last nights hole in the sky found us here. We strapped the rest of our pizza to the bike and quickly took off.
That hour got us to Viareggio. A weird coastal ...
... drink together. At about 1.30am we definitely decided to call it a
night and we all took off home in separate directions.
Once home Mary and I had a coffee
and read for a little while before finally falling into bed at about three in
06/04/12 Good Friday
I had done something to my back this morning...strangely enough, i think it was when i was doing the dishes (as the sink is quite low) and although it has never bothered me ...
... that she was causing a traffic problem. "5 minutes", we said. "Cinque Minuto?" she asked. "Si, Cinque Minuto," I said. She rolled her eyes and offered her palms up to the sky. I wasn't bothered. I have little love for parking spot vultures, either here or in the States.
Even as we were programming our GPS, Anne and I did not really know where we were going to go. We had saved this time in the trip for Cinque Terre, ...
... up enough…they had a sound guy right in front of them but he wasn’t adjusting at all…very frustrating…but we got used to it quick enough and had a very enjoyable concert. Only lasted just over an hour…but good!
Got home after the concert in need of a gelato so went straight back out again…mmmm.
Sunday was definitely a lazy day of rest…Tomorrow Mary has decided we are out of here and will be going to Viareggio to cool down at the ...