La Riserva di Castel d'Appio
Travel Blogs from Ventimiglia
... a spread of italian cuisine that covered our entire table, plus a delicious Pinot Grigio. Everything was amazing and if I continue to eat like that I will have to buy all new clothes! Side note: It did not take long to adjust to the typical European late night dinners. We have been eating around 9 or 10 and going to bed around midnight most nights. That may have something to do with our morning ...
... and we took off following the signs to Monaco just to get out of there.
Later at a quick photo stop the other side of town, the man from the traffic lights randomly pulled next to us on his fancy BMW bike. He kindly offered to escort us along a quieter more scenic route that looked over Monaco rather than in it. We were chuffed to have a personal tour guide, who even stopped to point out significant buildings and the best photo points. At ...
... nice Japanese couple who were equally disappointed to discover this fact. So fortunately the markets were open, and after a coffee and cannoli (!!!), we spent another lovely time looking at all the beautiful fruit and veg and flowers. And the cheeses!! and the hand-made pastas!! It was somewhat frustrating, as I just wish I could buy some of those interesting things and cook a meal, but of course a hotel room is not equipped for this. Wait till we get ...
... next week and explore some more.
Genoa with it's palaces, piazza and waterfront
Ventimiglia isn't a tourist destination so no fancy hotels, restaurants, etc.
We stayed in a camping area about 10 minutes from the station.
A little bungalow for us but a whole range of camping and caravanning options. Both the staff ...
... race, followed by a full marathon (42 km). We watched the first person arrive on his bike. He broke the old record for the ride by 20 minutes, and we waited at least 30 min for the next contestant to arrive. We chatted with the rep of the company which produced the crank on this guy’s bike and he was over the moon since barring disaster this chap from Belgium would win (apparently he normally runs a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service