Travel Blogs from Cosenza
... hoping that the sign that advertised the hotel was current, and that the hotel was actually open. The gods smiled upon us. The hotel had once been a mighty resort, though now the rugs and furniture were showing signs of old age. It was apparent that the resort section would struggle to recover, as though June was only 2 weeks away, much would have needed to be done before holidaymakers would contemplate staying.
We were again lucky in that the ...
... on a vintage Vespa going in the opposite direction. Then he saw another and yet another.
Curiosity piqued he turned the PX125 around and followed them down a side road and stumbled upon a meeting of Vespa Club Maddaloni.
"They could not have made me more welcome," said Paul. Bread, salami and wine was proffered and gratefully accepted as our Mod told English-speaking Tony Antinozzi ...
... handled the hectic pace so well and a break is very much deserved. They now will have to get stuck into a bit of homework which they are obviously not to keen on but that was the deal that came with the holiday.
We have just wandered around Cerisano looking at the original stone home of the Trozzo family (Davids sister & brother in law). We saw the old school, the original home, the land that the ...
At breakfast this morning, one of the English girls had her handbag stolen in the breakfast room right under the other guests noses. Nobody actually saw anything and the bag was not recovered. Hope she didn't have her passport in it. A small group of 8 of us left the hotel at 9.15 and were transferred down to the port were we had to wait until 10.00 when the cruise boat left. Most of it was open to the sun with ...
Today we had a lie in and then went to Locri where we looked for the Ancient Greek town where the fortress was. It was amazing. We then went and got some diesel and dad got ripped off so there was a bit of arguing. We then went to the shopping outlet where we had a McDonald's and accessed the wifi. We also called at oriented fashion where I got a top and dress and mum got a little handbag. We thence had a nap and tea and later went out for cocktails. Mum tried the local liquor ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility