Hotel Relais San Rocco
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... single Italain was at the beach this day.
It was very hot and a swim would have been lovely, even if you have to walk over the peebles.
We found one car park we could stop in and had a quick look and then kept on driving.
Finally close to dark we head up into the hills and park in a sports ground carpark. We make some dinner and relax and think this spot ...
... two hours after I had planned to get there. Brought my day ticket for the walk and headed to the steps - apparently there are over 300 but they weren't too bad as they were not steep. Walked around Corniglia and then made my way to the track. Corniglia is the only town on the Cinque Terre that does not have sea access. First 200 metres were lovely but then the steps started - memories of climbing in the Tatras Mountains. The walk is well worth it as ...
... back through the town. Since I had the Cinque Terre pass, I had access to the buses to the top and bottom of Corneglia. I wanted to use the pass to my full advantage. Therefore, I hopped the bus to the train station, which kept me dry for the ride down at least. Finally, I had completed my goal to see all 5 towns of Cinque Terre, all within in one day! I took the train back to Monterosso to see the other side of town that I was not staying in.
Monterosso is ...
... direction. Once again the seaside track was closed so back up the hill it was. The climb was much harder than yesterday's but there were no other tourists. It was less picturesque as well. After a while we reached St Bernadino, a lovely little village perched high above Corniglia. From here we had another amazing view. Vernazza eventually arrived but it was packed with tourists, so after a quick lunch it was on to the next town. The track between Vernazza ...
... up walking together and decided to part ways after we got to the train station. So we walked..and walked..and walked. Hiked up and around and down and there was no train station in sight! It was extremely hot and I had no water which didn't help the conditions much either. At one point we were close to the top of the mountainside when I stepped on a loose rock and literally almost fell off into the sea! Luckily, Eddie (the Aussie's name) caught my ...