Foro Appio Hotel Mansio
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This morning started with a silent march into the Commonweath War Grave's cemetery in Cassino. The march was followed by a memorial service attended by local dignitaries and Italian students. Many of the students were able to find the grave marker of their Cassino soldier after the service. Currently we are waiting to board the night train. We will wake up in ...
... The Apennine mountains of central Italy were a formidable obstacle for the Allies in WWII and they didn't travel there by air conditioned coach! We were able to tour the rebuilt 6th Century abbey at Cassino before heading off to dinner. Tomorrow we will take part in the official remembrance ceremony in ...
... as we expected but plumbing bad, beds uncomfortable and being Friday night in a student campass town, very noisy. The saving grace was the superb meal we had at the restaurant recommended to us by the hotel owner, he followed us to it on his pushbike to make sure we found it OK and to see to it that we received good service.
We were all awake early decided to get on the road and out of Cassino as quickly as possible, however this plan was thwarted due ...
... and you encounter a pothole the size of a manhole cover it means you have to take rapid evasive action,"
Paul insists the Roman roads have had little or no maintenance since the fall of the empire in the fifth century.
Perhaps the fears over potholes and dodgy roads go some way to explain Paul's pants crisis.
He is "officially" down to his last pair of underpants. Has he never heard of Dreft?
This is quite a troubling development ...
... Anna showed us on the family tree how we are related. Diane and I are the same generation as Danielle. I think we are third cousins. We took pictures with other relatives who came over quickly when they found out we were not free for dinner. Then they took us back to the apartment.
We had a bit of downtime to rest. It is very tiring trying to communicate in a foreign language. Tammi speaks Spanish though and has ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet