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... to get back to the ship. In fact the queue is so long, and the sun so warm that we decide to go in search of some gelati to make the wait more pleasant. We stumble across a very busy and very special gelateria and in a country famous for delicious ice cream, this is pretty special indeed. We sit at the edge of the fountain and watch the queue and get on board the last bus back to the ship.
We cross our fingers and hope that this good weather will stay with ...
... noise, but couldn't figure out what it was until we were close.
The only other cultural place was where it is believed the temple of Janus was located. The temple was later replaced by a pagan temple dedicated to Ceres, the Roman goddess of Agriculture. Today, the Ceraseto church from the 16th century stands in the very same location. Traces of the reused building materials from the Etruscan temple are still visible in the
... Roisin. ‘You’ll be met by somewhere at the airport.
‘What about our luggage’, asked the lady. ‘do we
need to collect it?’
‘From the carousel, yes,’ I said. Then continued, ‘but
once it is on the coach, you should not see it again until it is outside your
Thank you’, said the lady and headed back to her
Spooky!! How did she know? It ...
I have to jump in here and mention that we saw a lot of churches. Churches that changed perspective in the Renaissance, churches that were built and added on to from the 4th century to Renaissance and churches that took 500 years to build. There are two guys primarily that ***** and moan the whole time about what we see. Wait, that's not totally fair. Ryan, the new grad student who can't stop telling us how good of an architect he is- but remember he just graduated ...
... was at the Corniglia end but too late we'd done it by then!
Despite a few sore muscles from yesterday which we loosened up with a slow wander through Monterosso and let the crowds get away we soon hit our straps and up the first hill, which after yesterday seemed small.
We ended up passing a lot of the people who set off before us which must be a good sign we're fitter than we thought and completed this leg in 1 1/2 hrs ...