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After a 5 hour train ride yesterday I arrived in Genoa last night about 9:45. There are not any balconies in the hotel but my room lots of windows that provide a view.
Slightly larger bed than in Rome. Still no memory foam bed to be found.
Today's agenda: Pisa & Ciinq de Terre
Casual start to the morning with a croissant and coffee for breakfast, followed by 6 hours walking around Old Town Genoa. The sights around the upper end are much better than the port, we sat on the steps of a church for half an hour and did some people watching.
Huge thunderstorm came in and it poured with rain so we found ...
Au Revoir Nice, back on the train again today, stay was too short. Train travel has been very easy and enjoyable so far apart from that one leg where it was very hot and stuffy.
Catch the Train from Nice Ville to Genova Piazza Principe on the Trenitalia Thello, had four seats to ourselves for most of the way. Travelled through Monte Carlo, San Remo and all along the coast to Genoa.
Going to Genoa we had no knowledge of the city other than it being close to Cinque Terre and it was a port city. We got there and discovered Christopher Columbus was born there. It's also home to pesto and focaccia bread, fatty happy yet again! Our hostel was reachable through a tiny alley way which there I almost got hit by a car I was shocked could even fit. Our hostel was small and cute. There was an Italian wedding party staying there who were a bit ...
... were plenty of boats huge, big, and small. This place really is an experience. It is certainly the playground of the rich (haven't seen any "famous"). Nothing obscure or unusual to report today unless you count the Italian/Scottish wedding in the square - complete with bagpipes, kilts and over-dressed Italian mamas. Off to our next stop tomorrow - a cottage in ...