Hotel Villa Argentina
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Villa Argentina Riomaggiore
A great view of the town and ocean from the balcony makes this excellent accommodation. Add in great staff, great breakfast and a very clean though tightish room and we were happy with our stay
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I stand corrected. Last entry I referred to the string quartet playing The Titanic. you may have noticed from the photo that the quartet included violin, double bass, piano accordion and a pianist. They were a great way to complete the evening but Tiffany tells me that they are not a string quartet and I should take the string out. Then would that …
We started the day with a lovely breakfast.
Rami had good helpings of lovely fig and apricot jams with nice flaky croissants.
Tiffany discovered that the combination of rock melon and nutella, from the hugest Nutella jar I have ever seen, was actually nice.
We were ready for a big hike. The plan was to walk from Riomaggiore to …
... by the steps you need to go up or down, and the number of tourists you need to dodge. At home, you pick up your bag and think, yeh, that's ok. Trying to get the bags in the overhead rack, can be difficult, and at least today I had a few fellow travellers help me with the final push.
yes, I had a few drinks on the terrace, and at the restaurant, and yes, back on the terrace. It's amazing how a good meal makes you feel. Aust definitely has the best restaurants.
... case I just needed to lay down! Anyway I got up and showed Courtney Manarola as I think it's the prettiest, and I was really happy that I got up and went exploring as we've both been so excited for Cinque a Terre. However after Manarola I just needed to get back and lay down. The stupid hostel was not open for another hour so I found a shady spot overlooking the hills and sea. Not such a bad spot to feel like absolute ****! I made it out for dinner ...
... with views of the cities and coastline. We arrived at our destination of Genova, dropped the car at the airport and taxi into the Genova Piazza Principe (Central Train Station) - we met Jason and hopped a regional train into Manarola (and thank you to those who told us to validate the tickets, we definitely would not have known to do this).
In Manarola, we met the agent and she took us up, and up, and up to ...