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... in 2 days we missed our train. The first two times are interesting and fun, but the third time it's just wtf. Especially when we have a tight schedule and time is not on our side! I checked back the schedule and realise we could still stick to plan B which will leave us with only around 30mins to shop, BUT NO CHOICE SIGH!!! We have to go!!! We went to eat lunch before boarding the next available train to florence. The train journey is just plain torture. The journey ...
... br> At first it was quiet then at about 9.00pm all sorts of people start driving into the carpark, till all hours people are coming and going, so it was a **** sleep too. In the morning we head off and grab a coffee at the first town we see. The coastline goes on and on town after town and we do find a parking spot but not for long, just to stop and take a few photos.
... right in the roof of a house by the station, we dragged our bags up and up and up a narrow marble staircase fearing what we would find at the top but were rewarded with a lovely cosy little room perfect for the night.
Now our evening meeting for wine and food consumption lead me to question whether I really understood the meaning of true love and yes this is a deep and serious theme to be discussing in a blog about Italy but the story we ...
... are spectacular and through olive groves but what goes up must go down and eventually reached Vernazza. This town had a flood through it in October 2011 and they are slowly rebuilding. I came across a guy delivering water to one of the restaurants towards the top of the town and found out how they make their deliveries - a little motorised vehicle with tracks like a tank - definitely looked like hard work. Headed to the station to return to SL and ...
The day dawns grey - this is supposed to be spring! We bus down from the campsite at 10am to start our visits to the five villages - first stop Monterosso We get out of the rain to crowds of people. Yesterday at La Spezia we had been very disappointed to find out that most of the pathway between the villages were still closed because of the terrible flooding last October and that only the difficult 3 km section between ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service