La Riserva di Castel d'Appio
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Left this morning Genora where Christopher Columbus was born, stopping in Pisa...Amazing Leaning Tower...lots of pics. Left Italy Travelling thru over 170 Tunnels thr the mountains. We're going to Monte Carlo tomorrow night for dinner...passed it today with all the yatchs in the Harbour
Have a free day tomorrow..will stroll the beaches on the French Reviere.
Weather has been great since ...
... right down to the sea, with Mediterranean-coloured houses clinging to the steep hills which rise behind the seaside open air cafes and shops. Here there is also a huge citadel at sea level, excellently preserved, with lovely gardens in parts, and of course with marvellous views over the town and port. But wait, there's more. High up, and I mean high, on the top of the hill/mountain overlooking the town was, again, the obligatory fortress. I asked at the ...
... who have been there, it is very reminiscent of Mont St Michel. As the return buses were 4 hours apart, we were careful to catch the first one, as we realised there wasn't a lot to occupy us there, especially on a Saturday afternoon. While we were waiting for the bus, a number of cars went at speed through the town, blasting their horns. We then noticed they all had pink tulle bows tied to their aerials, so we assumed there must be a wedding on. ...
... able to find something like this in the older buildings within the village and for the price we paid. The only downside was that there was no wifi available. As soon as we found this out we all looked at each other nervously, it would mean we would actually have to talk to each other for the next three nights. After sorting out our rooms, we went for a walk in search of some food for dinner, and lucky for us there were both ...
... Paul de Vence to get my medieval town fix, then back down to Nice and a bus over to Villefranche to finish my day off on the beach. Hopefully meeting up with my old Irish roommates for some nightlife later on! Nice is actually shockingly cheap public transit-wise. You can get a day pass for buses and trams for 4 euro—and bus trips can be up to 74 minutes each. For such a ritzy town, this is AMAZING! London, take note!
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center