Travel Blogs from Levanto
We arrived in Levanto, Italy early afternoon after having driven through some amazing countryside and coastline.
The tollway consisting of mountainous high bridges joining equally impressive large tunnels driving right through the centre of the mountains. It feels like you are driving in the clouds.
We stopped …
Well today we had the morning exploring the delightful town of Levanto including the compusory steps.. We think we picked the best town to stay in for visiting Cinque Terre. Beautiful beachfront, nice clean streets with cafes and shops with history being originally an old waterfront port. Nice green hillsides framing it.
Old hands now at …
After laughing about yesterdays events, today was incident free. Brekkie in outdoor courtyard of our hotel then a walk through the street markets on today, however mostly only clothing stalls.
Caught train to Riomaggiore, the lowest of the 5 villages of the Cinque Terre (pronounced Chinka Terre), this possibly the largest of the villages. The …
Well not every day starts perfectly but ended ok.
Walked the 150 m to Genoa station havin left our main luggage at the hotel & carrying only small backpacks for our 2 nights at Levanto.
Well into the train trip down we found we had not validated our tickets in wall machines back at the station.
We were talking to a guide & …
... happily mixing it with the motor vehicles. But so far as we can tell, it all works out just fine. Wok is not doing too badly, though his thigh is still very painful. As long as we don't walk too fast, and there aren't too many steps, he manages. Fortunately his ability to eat pasta and Italian bread and cheese is unimpaired. The weather is still beautiful, fine and a little bit cooler, which is very pleasant. We hope you are all well and happy, 'cause we are!! With love, Lyn and ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Bright large spotless room,very quite, right in centre of town, 10 minute walk to train for visiting the Cinque Terra villages, only thing was no wi-fi in rooms and had to use lobby. Other people can be a distraction.
Good breakfast, helpful staff.
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