Travel Blogs from Diamante
Today we had a very relaxed day at Lake Maggiore. It was only a 55 minute train ride away. What a difference a few kms makes. It is a very large lake, once again half Italian and half Swiss.
We arrived in the town of Stress. It was so quiet and peaceful I think it should be called De-Stresa.
We went for a stroll along the edge with the most amazing hotels overlooking ...
... Mais bon, pas mal de touristes viennnent déguster des glaces, l'été, et narguer les vieux du village , de quoi renflouer les caisses. LE PARKING A 5 euros de l'heure , peut etre comme on peut le constater dans de multiples villages touristiques en France : Rocamadour ...
J'utilise le train pour m'en retourner à Sapri, et dire que c'était la ville de mon premier amour ...car c'est la nuit et tous les chats sont gris...fini le stop ...aucune chance !!
... people tell you about how beautiful the Amalfi Coast is, believe them.
Tonight’s hotel is perched on top of a mountaintop with a commanding view of the sea. It’s quite remote and the only sounds you can hear, other than us motorcyclists heading up the mountain road, are the songbirds calling to each other and the lyrical sound of cowbells on the bovine grazing in the pasture next to the hotel. Very ...
... every time we walked up to reception they held their breath to find out what other strange ideas or requests we might have. Unfortunately with no tourist info in town and very little information online - they were it!
So after a quick drive up, and after a very concerned taxi driver pressed his business card on us (for our return trip if we decided not to walk down), we were at the foot of the statue. HE WAS BIG! It was a little overwhelming to see the statue so ...
... the sea was fairly rough and she pointed out how to get to the beach. So we went there and ate some fresa, which was pretty good, some hard bread soaked in water and topped with fresh tomatoes, mozzarella, eggplant, olives, tuna and some other pickled stuff that we couldn't work out what it was! We then went to visit the town and afterwards we went back to the beach to watch the sunset. This is when I got the ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Parthenius Diamante
Other places to stay in Diamante
Via Poseidone, Diamante | 4 star hotelfrom $145
Via Pietra Rossa, Diamante | 3 star hotelfrom $73
Via dei Mandorli, 77, Diamante | Hotelfrom $659
Via Ibico 4, Diamante | 3 star hotelfrom $70
via Cavour, 12, Diamante | Hotelfrom $72