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Travel Blogs from Giulianova
... to have such a wonderful guide who also happened to be family.
Anyone can plan a trip to the big cities of Italy, but to have an experience like we did in Penne made us feel very blessed. We got to experience things like homemade meals and Sunday mass for the confirmation of one of Carmella & Antonio's grandchildren. After the confirmation, about 30 of us all dined together at a wonderful restaurant. If you have ...
... Italian students attend. The teachers gave us students a tour of their school while our teachers met the principal. It was interesting to see what an Italian school is like and how different it is to ours. After we visited the school we then walked up to the markets with the Italian teachers. We all spent some time looking through the markets before we all went off to a pizzeria for lunch. To our surprise finding the Italian students there to dine ...
... the toll road option – which Betty told us would be about 5 hours versus the non-toll road options which was 9 hours – no choice really. The tolls were about 30 euros – so about NZD 10 cents per km.
I am pleased I had the foresight to put a couple of movies on the ipad before leaving home, there isn't much to see on the motorway, so while I am generally anti movie watching in the car - this has ...
We spent the morning by the pool, then the afternoon at the glorious beach!
It was a wonderful birthday. We all had a fun relaxing day.
For dinner we ate at beach side cafe that had plenty of Italiano dancing, although we were not brave enough to try. You wouldn't either if you saw them go! I think ...
... which we headed towards an indoor hall. Down the pathway, they had installed a hanging floral Chuppa, in order to do a Jewish blessing, and breaking of a glass by Lee.
When we went inside the hall, we were greeted my this huge seafood appetizer buffet. It was almost the length of the hall, with all sorts of seafood and fish. Including lobster, prawns, swordfish, and much more. Then after a few minutes, ...
- Swimming pool
- Free parking