Costa Brada Resort
Travel Blogs from Gallipoli
... on route, and arrived in Barri to have a quick 9 holes of golf. The course was nice but a bit dry and the midday temperature was a warm 29C. After a shower and a piece of pizza we headed south again to see the village of Alberobello. A strange town famous for it so called Trulli houses. Clearly designed for Hobbits they were originally farm huts which grew into being used as housing and even a Trulli church. ...
... three and only went inside one - the Duomo in Cathedral Square. Dark, gloomy place it was too - typical baroque style. The Basilica of Santa Croce, considered the emblem of the city, had my favourite scaffolding around it. I really should learn to embrace scaffolding. Adjoining the Basilica of Santa Croce is Palazzo Celestini - a beautiful baroque building that was once a monastery.
Lecce is also notable for its papier mache handicrafts. ...
... we received special attention from the staff, with the chef keeping a close eye on proceedings. Fish was recommended so......not quite sure what to expect, less than excited when it arrived with head, skin and tail intact, but, the waiter offerred to debone it for me. My new best friend!!
My BFF had also retreated to the bowels of the wine cellar to produce a piccolo of bubbles. Since he was now familiar with their ...
From a distance, either north or south, Gallipoli was a strikingly white town out in the blue of the Mediterranean. Absolutely spectacular.
TT struggled with taking us to the information centre. Miles out. It also wasn't where the town map indicated, LP, and, in fact, was hidden away down a narrow street in the middle of the town. It was indicated accurately in the tourist brochure that ...
... cruisers. To Pauls delight, found a pizzeria with a sheltered verandah for dinner.
Breakfast was supplemented by strawberries from a shop up the road. Local and sweet, they didn't even last till we reached the waterfall!
An old roman waterfall, waterless, was on the eastern side of the harbour. It commenced from the top of the small plateau, which boasted a cathedral ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool