Mare Hotel Savona
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... his nephew Giulio II (1503-1513), Savona entered into its most intense period in history called "Roveresco Renaissance". During this time numerous building works changed the face of this city, which are credited with influencing some of the monumental characteristics of structures in Rome. Sisto IV ordered the erection of the Sistine Chapel in Savona in 1481 to house his parents tomb. It is not nearly as large nor ornate as the chapel in Rome but, nonetheless, a beautiful ...
We are at sea today writing this portion of the blog as we head for Casablanca, Morocco on the northwest coast of Africa. Savona was a surprisingly delightful Italian port city. Most passengers disembarked, having come to the end of their cruise to Istanbul. Many more passengers embarked so the ship is full for the voyage to Argentina. English-speaking people are few and far between. We are relaxed and happy. Here is a glimpse of Savona from our ...
... used to. We visited the cathedral of San Lorenzo and the Jesus Church both of which were celebrating mass so that restricted our viewing. However we continued our wandering and exploration of the narrow walkways. Crossing the road has some issues as it is so hard to adjust to looking left right left instead of what we are used to. Mary looks every which way and then waits!! We followed our map to the elevator which took us to the lookout over ...
... the Barolo region and the G D Vajra winery which produces 400,000 bottles a year. It is a family winery run by the 3 children of the founder. We tasted 3 Nebbiolo reds and a moscato all produced from grapes from their vineyards. Wine makers are strictly controlled by govt regulations as to how long a wine is aged among other things. This then allows them to gain certification as either DOC or DOCG. We also stopped in the town of Borolo and walked the cobbled streets for 40 minutes. ...
... us about their life in South Africa and their last 5 weeks of travelling. I was very envious they stayed in a castle pre-cruise. The castle sounded fairytale like. They invited us to join them when we dock in North Africa to tour with them. After dinner we decided to have an early night and went to bed. The mattress hadn't been changed.
We fell asleep quickly regardless of the mattress...there was no noise! Tomorrow we arrive in Naples ...