Parkhotel Campo Vaticano
Travel Blogs from Tropea
... the same era minus glass protection. ...you can actually get very close to the paintings and examine the paint and strokes. We enter the gardens which have magnificent views of Tropea and the beach is called the French Riveria of Italy because of the beautiful water.
Finishing that we walk into the town and wander through the streets looking at the many stores which boast local crafts and speciality foods and delicacies. Tropea is also known for its red sweet ...
... We are all very aware that the hotel is not aircondioned in the hallways etc and are all praying that at least our rooms are.
We walk into the rooms and they are hot and stuffy, and we are so disappointed with it all! It would have to be the worst hotel we have ever stayed in. It's supposed to be a 3 star but it's barely a 2! There is airconditioning but it's off. We quickly switch it on and it starts to rattle and roll. I decide to quickly cool off by having ...
The hotel suggested a little known beach nearby.
We spent an amazing day here sunbaking and swimming, snorkeling and climbing all over the rocks in and out of the water.
We finished the day at a great locals restaurant eating pasta and seafood high up overlooking the amazing coastline.
... to a town called Tropea.
It is super short you can see the town from our resort.
We walked into town and after that we got a takeaway pizza and went to the beach to eat it.
The beach was nice after a hot walk around town.
Riley, Zara and me jumped into the water straight away.
The water was crystal clear and super nice.
After we drove home ...
... Dad and I swam out to a far rock and I was doing flips it was so much fun. And I was also chasing fish and we also on the beach build a little hut and fire place made of bamboo and leaves to make a roof.
Then on our way back home we stopped by a restaurant and we ate there. It was so nice I had a spaghetti tomato sauce pasta.
Overall I loved this stay just because of the pool area and so much fun things to do.
Other places to stay in Tropea
Viale Tondo 21, Tropea | 3 star hotelfrom $80
Localita San Giorgio, Tropea | Hotelfrom $61
Contrada Gornella, Tropea | 3 star hotelfrom $62
Via Diaz 12, Tropea | 4 star hotelfrom $99
Viale Don Mottola XI Traversa, Tropea | Hotelfrom $97
via Annunziata, Tropea | 4 star hotelfrom $320
Via Fontana Nuova, Tropea | 4 star hotelfrom $143
Viale Liberta 52, Tropea | 3 star hotelfrom $137
Baia di Riaci , Tropea | Hotelfrom $93
Via Marina 150, Tropea | 3 star hotelfrom $98
Tropea | 3 star hotelfrom $125
Viale Don Mottola , Tropea | 2 star hotelfrom $61
Via Paolo Orsi, Tropea | Hotelfrom $183
Via Boiano 3, Tropea | 4 star hotelfrom $109
Contrada Paola, snc, Tropea | Hotelfrom $385