Royal Sporting Hotel
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- Swimming pool
- Pets allowed
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
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... by torrential rains, massive flooding and mudslides that left the town buried in over 4 meters (over 13 feet) of mud and debris, causing over 100 million euro worth of damage. The town was evacuated and in a state of emergency for many months but Vernazza has returned and with hard work and help from people around the world, it is open to travelers again. Most of the shops and restaurants are back in business with little evidence of ...
... beach which was pretty basic - just small rocks, pebbles, and sand. Several of us (me included) opted to go next door to the part of the beach where an umbrella and two beach chairs cost 21 euros. Having had enough of the intense sun, 10 euro 50 was a small price to pay for some shade. When it was time to leave Monterosso behind, we met back up at the train station and boarded the train that took us to the next stop (about 5 minutes away). Jose was ...
... as promised, went up, up, up until we had a beautiful view of Riomaggiore and the surrounding terraced vineyards. What an amazing feat the Italians have accomplished, making use of all the hillsides. We kept up our steady pace, passing a beautiful lookout at an old stone church ground (Santuario della Madonna di Montenero), all the up way to Col Telegrafo. There was a little bar and restaurant perched up there, but we arrived just behind a ...
... On return Jude and I took a tactical decision to walk I n the opposite direction to the crowd and after a pleasant walk around the shore of the port we found ourselves at a private bathing area kith it's o an restaurant. We pulled up a chichi hold of. Chairs in the sun and had a nice snack of panini, with Parma ham and mortadella, aw shed down with a cool beer. We walked back into the ...
... entire afternoon, grabbing some takeaway pizza & pasta for lunch so we could enjoy the sun & sea for the rest of the day.
Back on the train home, so we could drop of our laundry to have done before we left. After our nightly dinner, stroll, gelato and nightcap, we reflected back on what we enjoyed of our stay, realizing we stayed in the right village despite the fact we enjoyed our time in Manarola. Then we hit the sack in preparation for our travels.