Travel Blogs from Acqui Terme
... and the dust actually helps to highlight the folds and creases. Some are very beautiful all are a record of social history. You can see Genoa was a really wealthy place, these monuments are huge and must have been very expensive.
For a change of scene we headed next to the coast the so called Italian Riviera, quite similar to the Amalfi coast, yes, beautiful but all the access to the beach is privatised, some how I ...
A quick drive 200km north and we have arrived in Genoa to stay with our friends Ian & Cassandra who we knew from Oman. Ian is seconded here for a couple of years since he is part of the team supervising the building of a new ship for the Sultan's ...
... playing in the pool. The landscape here is really amazing - very hilly, but lots and lots of little hills. It would've been hard to defend this landscape - you can never see what's coming!! The soil around us seems to be mainly white clay - so a tilled plot looks almost like snow. Yesterday was my birthday and after leaving our beautiful Turin apartment we went and had coffee and Liam had cake, we just had ...
From Pavia, we headed to Asti, Originally we were heading for a Vin Yard with the ability for an overnight stop with facilities (from our camperdstop book), sadly we got there and there was nothing so headed for our alternative Campeggio Cagnidi Asti - It was a predominately permanent vans but with a few touring pitches.
We didn't actually do anything here so nothing to report - Just a pin in the map.
... of foods either battered or crumbed - sweet and sour. There were steaks, mushrooms, brains, apple, sweet semolina, sausages, apricot pastries, crumbed amaretti, carrots. Unusual, but tasty. Didn't try the brains...... Dessert of strawberries in sugar and lemon, with gelato, and cake of nocciole (hazelnuts). Of course this didn't finish till well past two o'clock. The boys were interested in speaking English, two older ones are already at university and Federico ...
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Piazza Italia, 1, Acqui Terme | 4 star hotelfrom $112
Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 13, Acqui Terme | 3 star hotelfrom $112
Passeggiata Fonte Fredda 20, Acqui Terme | 3 star hotelfrom $116
Passeggiata Montestregone 1, Acqui Terme | 3 star hotelfrom $58
Via Passeggiata dei Colli, 1, Acqui Terme | 4 star hotelfrom $125
Corso Bagni 46, Acqui Terme | Hotelfrom $125
Viale Acquedotto Romano, 44, Acqui Terme | 3 star hotelfrom $68
Piazza Conciliazione 12, Acqui Terme | Hotelfrom $124