Hotel Residence Mediterraneo
Travel Blogs from Diano Marina
... around here and of course the buildings are in disrepair. There are the usual high rocky headlands with beautiful little bays. These have a marina to protect the boats moored there and then there is the obligatory large yacht. I said to Relle if your boat wasn't the biggest in the marina they could just move into another where ther's was the biggest; probably a man thing! Finally seeing some sand on the beaches - ...
After intending a 6-day stay at St. Clair, we left after 12. Our excuse was to avoid the motorway traffic around the Monaco GP weekend! David continued with his bike rides into the hills with Rien which he enjoyed immensely, particularly the banter from his bike-buddy. Meanwhile, I pottered about back at the 'van, researching the trip, reading and sitting in the sun. Saturday evening, Rien kindly invited us 'next door' for supper prepared and cooked by himself - ...
We have arrived at Sanremo (Villagio dei Fiori) after a 209 km journey west. The tunnel to kilometer ratio was close to 1:2. Sunglasses on, sunglasses off. Not as straight as we are used to and Lib was quiet for a while. Yes, we used the Autostrada again, going through (actually over) cities such as Genova and some bigger towns. The boys, as competitive as they are (not sure where they got that from), had competitions as they entered each tunnel to ...
It is strangely reassuring to learn that Paul's first sustenance in Italy was a Snickers bar.
Last night saw dinner at a restaurant called Les Jacquemart - a salad Nicoise starter and steak frites with a roquefort sauce and a half carafe of vin rouge.
Our gastronaut described the food as excellent and returned to his hotel room later to find that, of 37 reviews on trip advisor, only two were better than "terrible".
Masterchef charlatan Greg Wallace ...
... a cute restaurant where they didn't speak a word of English. Ordering food with a game of charades is a lot of fun - we did okay and enjoyed the meal. We have ended the day across the border (just) in a place called Menton and will head to Monaco in the ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility