Hotel La Vedetta di Montenero
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After trying to visit Pisa a few days ago, we wanted to return with more time. With a map this time, we headed to Piazza del Duomo. We had to carry all of our stuff so that was interesting but we found somewhere to eat on the way for a rest. We got pizza in Pisa! :) Once we got to the piazza, we were laughing to ourselves because so many tourists (probably American) had their ...
... the coach for our next stop – Florence. We were in the city for about 4 hours, most of the afternoon and after a walking tour with our guide, we then had time to roam the streets and explore some of the sights. We made our way down to the River Arno, the main river through the city. We came to the famous bridge, Ponte Vecchio, being similar to the Rialto Bridge in Venice, but perhaps not quite so grand. Still it was very pleasant to wander over ...
... overlooking the pool etc… so we could watch Seabourn sail out of Livorno. The views from up here of Livorno’s coast are stunning!
Dinner at Colonnade tonight where they are serving an Indian buffet. Ian and Julianne got there early and secured a table for 8 on the deck. First time Peter and I have been able to dine outside in the evening. The outdoor tables are always taken early.
The setting sun ...
... price goes up by a couple of euros...also in Florence as in many European cities you have to pay to use the toilets. I was happy and relieved to find that since my last visit to Italy,28 years ago, they have mostly upgraded their toilets from the old "starting block" type ( hole in floor) to western style toilets. A drive through the expensive part of Florence with tree lined streets curling up and around the hill towards the top to view the ...
... tomorrow) that I had not seen for days - their cabin was on deck 15 - we were one deck from Horizon Court so it made no sense to go some 10 decks downstairs just to be waited on hand and foot ... come to think of it, that does sound good ... maybe tomorrow ! Anyway, reminder note, meeting time etc delivered and breakfast was eaten without much ado and then back to the cabin to pick up our belongings before meeting Lynn and Dave, Debby and Dan, and Kathy and Don. It was ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services