Travel Blogs from Vieste
... with the rhythm of the surf pounding – and sometimes sea critters come to visit - why leave?
One small inconvenience – we have to travel about 400 meters up a steep hill (traversing lots of uneven steps, some about two feet high) to get to the old town where everything is located - restaurants, shops, laundry. But the entire experience, not to mention the fresh seafood is well worth the trip!
On to ...
... fruit and olives. Restocked, we set off for the southern shore of the Gargano. Our plan was to travel along the coastal road counter-clockwise, bypassing Manfredonia, stopping in Vieste, and passing through Peschici on the way to our hotel - west of Rodi Garganico. Along the way we saw our first coastal fish farm and our first cactus farm (all planted in neat rows). The trip along the coast, including stops for photos, a walk around Vieste, and side ...
... and Prince Charles visited rooms, with all the usual amazing furniture and artwork. A real highlight was the gardens, with its resident white peacocks, ornate and manicured hedges, gardens, trees, ponds and flower beds and its 'piece de la resistance' its small end of garden ornamental arrangement, with statues. After a great morning on Lake Maggiore, we left the campsite and headed towards Cannabio, which is the last significant place before the Swiss border. A nice, ...
... Tom had researched a good place to eat, so we were on a mission to find it. We ate at Li Jalantuumene Trattoria and I would give Tom an A+ for his homework. Since we didn't speak Italian, the server had the chef come out and translate the menu for us. We asked him what he recommended, and we ended up getting gnocchi with a ricotta cheese sauce, ravioli with a broccoli sauce and shared the beef ...
... is not accustomed to these conditions, me a little more. But the Summit unfolds until the fog cover.
At The top, Aeolus blows from all cardinal points, using the Terminal-cairn-Summit for us ,time to savor our frugal meal but super delicious.
The mist envelope us ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking