Pacific Hotel Fortino
Travel Blogs from Turin
... for the next night. Kyria had booked a bed and breakfast here for us. It was a good couple of hours to get there. It was nice scenery driving along the motorway, adjacent to the sea and seeing all the towns along the way. All the houses looked the same everywhere - same style, colour etc!
We found the place we were staying easy enough. It was in a block of apartments. As we arrived and were ringing the bell, a little Italian lady walked up and ...
July 18, 2014
What a quiet night – it's truly lovely here. And then breakfast was outside on the terrace looking over the lake. Cinzia gave us a good selection of cereal and breads with ham and made us a great local pear cake which was yummy. We set out for a walk to the old centre of town. It was fine walking in the morning – cool ...
... us via an unexpected but good way starting on today's large drive. We drove past the lovely areas near Avignon again and had a couple of stops for drinks, food etc. When we got near Grenoble it took us through this large and sort of pretty town and then through the giant French alps. How beautiful the scenery truly was. We also went through several – actually many tunnels. We remembered ...
... was saying to me but "thought" he was offering me a bunch of flowers for 2 Euro. I thought this was too good to be true but told the children that I would buy a bunch of I them on the way out. If, of course,they really were that ridiculously cheap price! Needless to say he had sold up and moved on by the time I got out. I figure he is one of the black market types that moves things fast and furiously. Things just aren't going my way today. This cathedral was simply magnificent ...
... the life of Guido's cousin Orfeo who will be sadly missed.
Boys spent the afternoon tree surfing while Gran and I caught up on some washing, it always feels great when you have a case full of clean clothes when you are traveling.
Spritz in the local piazza with enough nibbles - that always accompany pre-dinner drinks- to feed a small family!! casual walk through town before selecting the nights dinner venue. So not looking forward to cooking when I get home!!
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