Travel Blogs from Santa Margherita Ligure
Queripel stayed here on Sep 5, 2013 during their trip titled: A Tale of Nine Countries.
Again we had a bit of a lie in, Cinque Terre feels very relaxed! And our legs were exhausted from the previous day... But today we planned to make the hike from Riomaggiore to Manarola along a back track (because the coastline was closed due to the landslide). Many other people had this idea so we were not short of company. This walk was not so bad as yesterday's. While the initial part was all up to reach the top of the mountain, it ...
Woke up this morning to the competitive Sunday bell ringing from several neighboring churches.I have bought myself some bred and gorgonzola cheese and a couple of small salamis which i have for breakfast. Then it is down to Mums hotel, Miramare. It really is a grande hotel with a chandelier in ...
... there and look up at the cliffs and some villas and castles perched there, and to see some of the caves at the base of the rocks. We had actually walked over those cliffs a couple of weeks ago which seemed ridiculous now as we looked up at them.
We all took turns driving as we took turns laying down and just looking. It was just peaceful, with gentle conversation and a feeling that "all was right in the world". After an hour or so of meandering along ...
... reappeared at the same time as stalls and bands and people started reappearing on the streets, and we left for dinner. With thanks to "Trip Adviser" I booked a restaurant just out of SM and honestly, it was the best restaurant I have been to for a life time. It was called “Cigae” and run by two local brothers who have been trained in the top restaurants in Europe. It was open air and high up on the hill behind Santa Margherita ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet