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... taken the following morning. We couldn't believe our good fortune! The 360 degree view is wonderful at any time of day or night. The photos don't really do justice to the space, but just give an idea... We are making the most of exceptionally good weather - mid-20s, sunny all day, and mild evenings - and I'm enjoying cooking locally inspired dishes in our well-equipped kitchen, and eating breakfast and some dinners while enjoying our own rooftop view. I've cooked eggs, to eat ...
Susan and I spent the day on a walking tour of Lecce; what a gem of a city. I have included a few pictures of some of the architecture and churches. But mostly in this blog entry, however, I wanted to thank a few people for their support on this trip.
First, my dear wife who followed my navigational instructions even when they led down uncertain paths, unpaved roads, superhighways and even ...
... In Montana, we have very impersonal crosses to mark the death of an individual. These Italian memorials often have pictures (in this case both a baby picture and an adult picture of the deceased), making them much more personal. Giovanni was 36 when he died.
For the statisticians in the audience, in total we covered ...
... refusing to convert to Islam in 1480. Their skulls are preserved behind glass in the church. The painting of the beheadings is eerily similar to the recent beheadings we have seen on TV from ISIL and is a reminder that history has a tendency to repeat itself. If interested, check out "Martyrs of Otranto" on Wikipedia.
... on tandems. We also hiked up a long set of dual stone steps to the lighthouse and the Basilica of Santa Maria where we attended evening mass; the church was extremely well maintained even if the service in Italian was not that easy to understand. We finished the day with more seafood and a welcome rest at a B&B on the ocean. Thanks for coming along. Pictures of the day attached.