Relais Tenuta Palazzaccio
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... climbing down some rocky stairs and negotiating a moving gangway onto a boat which was pitching crazily the whole time. On the boat we skipped Corniglia and went on to Vernazza, another beautiful tiny town, where we had a short stop before hauling ourselves aboard another boat to the last stop at Monterossa.
There are cars in Monterossa, many restaurants, shops and some hotels. We had a lovely lunch included with our ...
rented a sun lounge bed which over looked the ocean. After some swimming we
soaked up the sun and simply relaxed. On our way home we had dinner
in Vernazza, we sort out the best restaurant in town overlooking the
ocean. Sick of pasta and pizza, we enjoyed our juicy steak with salad and
fries, completing this experience by polishing of the best panacotta
... br> A stop off at a gelaterie, and then on to the Piazza dei Miracoli, and our first view of the leaning tower itself. The Piazza contains four amazing buildings, one of which is the leaning tower. The Camposanto is a large "cemetery", containing the graves and tombs of many local VIPs, from centuries ago, even up until the start of this one.
We did not have tickets to go into the Baptistry, but it was an impressive building ...
... tell you. I inquired three places before a sympathetic lady told me "Bar, bar!" I walked towards the bar.
Now paying to use the toilet is also a culture shock. It just wouldn't fly in America, but you have to be ready for it over here all the time. An additional problem potentially was having to buy something to be able to utilize the facilities. I'm a drinker but not generally at 10 am in ...
We left Lucca early in the morning and hopped on the train to Pisa. This little city is actually the home of several of Italy's most prestigious universities, but we were there for one thing only: the leaning tower of Pisa.
The leaning tower is part of a church complex, made up of a cathedral and a baptistery. I wandered around the cathedral and baptistery for an hour or so while waiting to climb the leaning tower. I loved the variegated colour of ...