Bei Park Hotel Benevento
Travel Blogs from Benevento
... and orange groves. The owner of the farm explained to us the process of making limoncello! Then we saw olive tree orchards and he explained the process of making extra virgin olive oil by showing us the factory equipment. Next we visited the cow barn and he explained that they make mozzarella and ricotta cheese here every day. His wife then demonstrated the process for us....soooo cool!! ...
Benevento is a historic town in the region of Campania, 50 km inland from Naples. It was a base for Roman expansion in southern Italy and an important stop on the Appian Way, the ancient Roman road connecting the west and east coasts. After being sacked in 452, Benevento was ruled by the Lombards (or Longobards) and Byzantines, and finally by the Pope who ruled the town for 800 years. Benevento, in a beautiful setting in the hills, is a pleasant place to visit, a good break ...
... sociable. They enjoyed each others company. And then it happened. Devastation. That moment. It's impact. The thinking. The hopelessness.
It is not often that you find something that encapsulates everything you feel or sense. But as Gaby and I wandered along the lane adjacent to the location of the Temple of Zeus, in an unheralded enclosure with lots of other unrelated artefacts, as often happens in Europe, we found what we ...
0730 breakfast at hotel, eggs. Had my first egg breakfast since leaving home. They were hard boiled, but I mashed them into a scrambled egg and toast (yes Martyn and ketchup). Braved the metro again, I believe if you can traverse your way across Naples using the metro you can use any train system in the world. Onto the circumvesuviana (yes it is a word, use it in scrabble) for our trip to Pompeii. Italy never ceases to amaze me how extreme ...
... we are headed up to Switzerland to check out a super cheap shopping outlet, Saturday is a tour put on by the exchange program of the Duomo in Milan, and then Sunday the exchange program is putting on an excursion to Lake Como! It’s 15 euros for the roundtrip train, boat ride, lunch, and the funicular ride. After this weekend, I have the Italian crash course, orientation, and classes start on Thursday. I can’t wait for it all to actually ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet