Travel Blogs from Zambrone
... on us (maybe Signora Jack?) didn't seem too happy. Maybe we were interrupting a planned siesta or something. It was a gorgeous place and the Calabrese antipasto and fried calamari were excellent. After driving a bit more, we had Tim (our lovely British GPS voice) direct us to Siderno (which we started calling see Derono) where we veered back northwest to Rosarno and then north to head home. We went through some extremely long tunnels and seemed to ...
... there was very little shade. Rob and Deron would advance with us a bit and then find the nearest tree to get some shade. We teased them about that tonight and Rob commented they were like dogs staking out their territory. That good a good laugh all round!! Apple pie production and consumption was a big success!! With Alberto's mum, who is just one big bundle of love, helping me peel over 3 kg of apples, and Anna ...
... and especially sharing memories about those that have passed. Herman, Jessie, Pip and Minola, you were in my thoughts and in my heart today more than you have been in years. These moments are sometimes almost like a do over for me.
I am determined to make apple pie for my cousin because she still talks about the one I made when she came to Canada in the late 90's. So I have googled and researched and purchased ingredients and tomorrow ...
... mom, Uncle Leo (who he says in all the years he's known him has never ever shown an angry side!!) and about Sorrento and Pompeii.
Tonight we slipped over for a quick visit with Zia Giaconda and then Rob dropped me at Anna Maria's so we could bake Ginetti. The jury is still out as I didn't have time to ice them before the cousins all decided we should go for pizza! It was lovely to get caught up with Anna Maria while we baked. ...
... 20 something strong and the food and company were equally outstanding. I asked if Rob had been well behaved without my supervision and my cousins answered that he was,except for the fact that he looked like a "snowflake" amongst the well tanned Italians (credit to Alberto this time for the impeccable descriptor). Alberto said his family was quite fair but Rob was pretty much in his own category!! After much food, some wine and lots of laughter, we packed up, dropped ...
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- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility