- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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Up at 6am to ensure we get through the rest of Sardinia and across to Corsica before dark. Once again little wind so we motor on up and cruise through the Maddalena's. Very pretty and lots of large expensive yachts floating around. Making good time we head across the Bonafacia Straights and into port. A very unique harbour and hopefully time to explore tomorrow morning before we head off to Minorca - it's all go here but have to keep moving whilst weather is good for ...
... easily stow all our luggage. However, there were a few dings, and we have learnt to report every little thing with a car that we rent. We don't want to be held responsible for damages done before we rent it.
We drove through some beautiful mountains today, most of the day. We didn't get to our hotel in Porto Vecchio for the night until 1:30 PM, checked in and walked down the street to share a Panini and a beer as a late lunch. ...
... for a beer. It was so relaxing and the sun so hot. So, after our beer we set out for the old city way up the hill. It's a gorgeous old city and almost totally walled. We found a sweet little place for lunch and shared a pizza and had a beer. We took our time walking back down to our hotel and had a rather relaxing afternoon.
We went to the boardwalk and found a ...
... are achingly beautiful. I don't know how I can love the water so much when I'm totally terrified of it. I'm O.K. on a boat but getting too far out or snorkeling by myself is too scary.
All in all it's been a great trip, too long, but great.
My goal when we get home is to hit the gym 7 days a week and really cook so VERY HEALTHY meals. Lots, of veggies, fruits, beans and things like that.
NO PHOTOS ...
... outlying islands and others vary from an hour to a couple of hours. We didn't want to spend a whole day on the water so we went for a short cruise that would show us the main things. The main things being amazing caves, grottos and islands. We went fully into one grotto, I thought I was over my cave "thing", apparently it doesn't apply to grottos. Having just seen how huge chunks of the cliff face can fall ...