Hotel Santa Lucia
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Hello everyone! Yesterday, we drove from our little hotel, to Genova!I seriously think that that's where they g to the idea for Tintin (that bit when they're trying to get the scroll thingys, right after the opera girl broke the bulletproof glass case.)! It was really cool (except not really, it was boiling hot!). We walked around for a bit, got an ice cream, then hopped back in the rental car, and drove (more driving! :p ) a winding road to La Spezia. ...
Today we had a lie in and then went to Locri where we looked for the Ancient Greek town where the fortress was. It was amazing. We then went and got some diesel and dad got ripped off so there was a bit of arguing. We then went to the shopping outlet where we had a McDonald's and accessed the wifi. We also called at oriented fashion where I got a top and dress and mum got a little handbag. We thence had a nap and tea and later went out for cocktails. Mum tried the local liquor ...
... over the cliff face, but unfortunately it was closed down. Thankfully there were plenty of alternatives. The place was full of perfumery shops, artists selling their works, icecreameries and of course the usual tourist haunts. It was pleasant and luckily the crowds were drawn it distant cousins, closer to the coast. The day finished, sort of completing our aim (not in the exact drinking hole, but close enough) with a drink overlooking the coast and hinterland. On the way down, we ...
Today we drove to Soriano where there is a ruined convent from the 16th century - Santuario di San Domenico. Another ice cream in Callipo and swimming in the pool. More shopping then had veal and chips for tea. Just off to bed, it's raining so tomorrow should be clear and ...
... the store because he needs someone who is fluent in both Italian and English, so we went to meet up with him at an espresso bar and the two of them discussed logistics.
The original plan had been for us to walk along the beach after Renee's meeting, but the weather was too crumby. It was raining in a very odd way. It was like the mist setting on a hose, but it was misting heavily. Anyway, we agreed that it wasn't a good day for a walk on the ...
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