Saturday 17th May 2008, care of the Hotel -I Pini-, in Lido di Camaiore (Lucca-Tuscany, next to Viareggio), we have organized the VIII Meeting of the Club Panerai, reserved only to the members of the Club.*
- Saturday, 17th May (morning): Visit, with Mini-Bus + Driver, at the Naval Academy, of the Italian Navy in Livorno (Leghorn) and, then, the lunch, care of the local -Circolo Sottufficiali- of the same Navy. For this visit, we have already obtained the permission;
- Saturday, 17th May (afternoon): Come-back at the Hotel;
- Saturday, 17th May (dinner time): Dinner care of the Hotel -I Pini- in Lido di Camaiore, with the wines offered by the italian -Zonin- Group.
A) During the visits of fri. 16 and sat. 17, will be given free, directly from the two authors Ralf Ehlers and Volker Wiegmann (D), a copy of their book -Vintage Panerai-. Fri. 16, we shall have dinner, offered by the family of the Italian Gold Medal M. Arillo in Portovenere (near La Spezia).
B) We remember that care of the Boatyard -Del Carlo- in Viareggio, there are now the restoration works on the 1936's Ocean Cruiser -Eilean- (a 25.6 m bermudas ketch, built at the Boatyard -Fife- in Farlie (Scotland): the name -Eilean- means, in the scottish language, little island) bought in the 2006, just from A. Bonati, C.E.O. O. Panerai and its delivery would be for the 2009. See also the Official Press Review.
Lido di Camaiore, is located among Viareggio and Marina di Pietrasanta, in the Versilia's Area (Tuscany). The closer Railways Station is Viareggio (km 3), on the connection Rome-Genoa or with the direct connection from Florence S.M.N., the closer Motorway Exit (km 1) is, ever, Viareggio, both on the Motorways no. 11 (A11 Florence-Lucca-Viareggio) and both on the no. 12 (A12 Livorno-Genoa), while the closer International Airport is Pisa -G. Galilei- (km 30).
(For the people who comes from USA, there is a direct flight, from New York (JFK) Airport just to Pisa (PSA) Airport, with Delta Airlines)
Pics of Viareggio
Visit the Official Site, for Viareggio and Versilia, of the Tuscany's Tourism Agency.
*Only to the guests, will be sent the fully programme.
See the page with the Photos of the VIII Meeting. Click here.