Travel Blogs from Lavagna
... waiting until we saw a guy who looks like a train coordinator and ask him if the train at platform 5 is going to florence. He walked over to a tv screen and checked the train for us, and told us it's changed to platform 2! I looked at my watch and OH SHIAT. Only about 1 min left!!! We ran again (WITH OUR LUGGAGES URGH) to platform 2 and the train doors just close shut right in front of our eyes. Like wtf wtf wtf?!? I was getting annoyed alr since it's already the ...
... the water listening to the waves splash around. Reminded us a lot of Greece as we got lost in our thoughts - 'we are really lucky to be here so enjoy this moment to the fullest'.
We’ve had an incredible 3 days here and someday we hope to come back, hopefully on a bigger budget :)
Now we’re on a train making our way to Siena. It’s going to be a long day as we need to make 3 train transfers to get there (budget travel is tough).
... around Vernazza and then also Corniglia. We kept bumping into an older couple from Brisbane along our walk and we had coincidentally sat next to each other the night before enjoying our pizza. The chap had a fresh beer in hand at each village and we both thought his legs would be a bit too wobbly to continue climbing all the stairs. After walking through each village and enjoying the small winding streets and views across the ocean we had an overdue break in ...
... last minute. Equally I am trying not to keep asking ‘NOW can we do the cabins?’ every 5 minutes because they obviously have a plan.
I am comforted that they have asked me about next year and contracts etc but with the Cape Town to Rio race planned for January I am not sure I can commit. Plus I am itching to get on a boat with string and flappy bits and if i consume any more pasta, rice or chocolate nut cluster cereal then my boyfriend is going to start asking ...
... and running fast. At the end of the walk we sat at a little cafe and had cider and beers waiting for the next train back the Chur.
On Friday we all boarded the train bound for the Swiss Alps where we had arranged to stay at a mountain top resort near Diavialezza. At almost 3000 metres we were surrounded by snow and overlooked a glacier. This was the first glacier I had seen so I was pretty excited, but it might also have been the altitude. We all noted the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free parking