Travel Blogs from Diano Marina
We had a dinner party last night, the vino was flowing the food was consumed and it was nonstop laughing with the Italian friends of Sue and the two southern kiwi girls from Dunedin & Clyde staying through the www.workaway.com programme. The Italians really know how to laugh and live in the moment, no serious topics discussed it was all stupid stuff and teasing each other.
It really was a local experience high in the hills sitting by ...
... con piccolo insalta di pomodori : Fried ricotta with a little tomato salad
Ø Insalata Caprese: tomato, mozzarella & basil
We visited San Marino market – my eyes boggled at all the fresh produce, olive oils, sun dried tomatoes, olives, fresh figs, courgettes, peppers, breads, berries oh and not to mention tomatoes and much, much more, touching , tasting & smelling everything. Oh la la I’m excited. The ...
Great seaside village would have lots to offer if staying for awhile. Just one night. Arrived 12.30 had lunch walked the Main Street, waited in beach girls the rain yo stop and walked back for nonno nap. Accomadation at Albergo La Pineta, is good, nice room, staff and great views. Evening was spent walking back to one of many eating places. Few drinks were had and then back to rest for tomorrow's adventure, back into ...
So we worked out that we made a mistake yesterday with our choice of our first stop in Italy, it really wasn't the right place for us. We decided that we needed to start again so we packed up and drove back down the motorway from where we had come yesterday to San Remo which was just over an hour. We had to drive through some crazily long tunnels, so long that Stevo lost our GPS position but luckily we didn't get lost. ...
... just based on what we could see from the motorway but it just seemed to be a very crowded place which made the parts we could see not very attractive. Anyway we weren't planning on stopping anywhere there so we just kept going, catching a glimpse of Monaco down the hill from our viewpoint on the motorway. The motorway drive was fairly incredible, from bridge to tunnel to viaduct and then all over again along the way and then a stretch high on the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet