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Sep 22, 2012 - Menerbes to la Taggia

Saturday, September 22, 2012-- part two, Eastbound Menerbes to la Taggia At last we entered the autoroute. We whizzed past Aix en Provence, Marseille, Nice, Monaco and finally crossed the Italian border about 6 PM. No stopping, no passport checks -- it was easier than crossing from Arizona into California. We were immediately in the border town of Ventimiglia, where the chaotic mix of cars, scooters, bicycles and pedestrians made the previously detested traffic of Nice look tame. We stopped for gas and I had my first chance to see how much...

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Oct 21, 2010 - Imperia and Ventimiglia, Ligurian Sea

After a long train ride from Interlaken, Switzerland with a change in Genoa, we ultimately arrived in Imperia, Italy. Never heard of it? Nor had we. We chose this little town on the Mediterannean due to it’s close proximity to France. The austerity strikes continued in France and were beginning in the south of Italy thus we were unsure if the trains would prohibit us from returning to the South of France or continuing along throughout Italy. So we stopped here for a couple of nights to see how it would work out. Our hotel, Coral sat on a...

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