Hotel Porto Azzurro
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... dinner one night...and about now I should mention that the weather has been a little warm with most days in the v high 30's. Quite uncomfortable - even on the beach.
Other short trips in the early evening to St Jean Cap Ferrat and Turbie were fab
I must make special mention of Eze. This was our base and it is a cute little town but it is very steep. Ten minutes to the beach ...
... had a walk along the lake. A much wider boulevard than in Bellagio and the trees that lined the lake quite different again. When we returned to Porcino we found that our room had been invaded by flies. Moreno moved us to the fly free downstairs room and then ensued a moment of comedy gold... Marco and Moreno in true Italian campness, hands gesticulating, cries of "terrible" hoovering up ...
After walking around yesterday we got to know the area better and had a list of things we were interested in seeing before we left. We started by walking North to the Castel San Pietro. It is across the river from the historic downtown and the park we visited yesterday. On our way we saw parts of the Teatro Romano (an ancient ...
... relative term in Italy) and changed for the opera. We bought tickets for Tosca. Each Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in June and July, Verona had a rotating opera festival. I will be seeing this opera during my program, but the festival and the outdoor arena setting were something we wanted to take advantage of. It was definitely worth seeing and the opera environment was great to experience in ...
... stopped for lunch beside one of the 3 lakes that surround Mantova. Another beautiful, sunny day. After a shower back on the boat we headed into town for a guided tour of the town centre. We saw the Palazza Ducale which was home to the Gonzaga family for 400 years until the early 18th century. They supported the arts and the palace has many fine frescos which we unfortunately could not see. We then visited the 2 enormous cathedrals and a small circular ...