Piccolo Hotel Allamano
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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It has happened my friends. We are almost incommunicado. Satellite coverage has dropped to its lowest levels. So, it would be almost impossible for me to upload photos.Therefore, I will finish my blog after I get home and have a normal internet connection. Sorry.
Many activities on the ship; talent shows, galley tours, movies, and the usual relaxation pursuits such as reading. I am wading through the biography of Andrew Carnegie at ...
We got top and to the village of Diano D'Alba and stopped to look at the view. The village is set one one of the highest hills and on the site of an old castle was a great view point of the surrounding vineyards. Interestingly the northern sloping fields were full of hazelnut trees and it would seem the area is famous for the nuts.
We the dropped down into the nice town of ...
... as I think our stay would have been so much more exciting and interesting! Ah well, next time! We say farewell after exchanging details - she would like to Skype too! Maybe, but I will email her, she has been so helpful. I tell her to let any students who want to come to Australia to visit and stay with us - Could be fun. We return to the hotel and check out and get a taxi to the Porta Nuevo - we are early but when we get there we find that there are shops to browse ...
This morning we visited a Goat cheese & bee farm in the Maritime Alps . Evo & his family were kind enough to show us around their farm. Great experience of a very passionate farmer who is keen to re establish the old way of farming using traditional, organic methods. A lovely visit ...
... I have never laughed so much on a bike as in this last fortnight. Richie is worried the new team member (David) is a bit rusty but I reckon within a few days he'll be up to speed. Jo and Mari have also gone as has Tim from Cheltenham and Doug from the USA. I do hope the Brits at least can meet up at future sportives as all of them were fabulous people.
So, for this next leg we ...