Grand Hotel San Pietro
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... is still a big hotel at the top of the hill with amazing 180 degree views of the coast - but it is now completely derelict. We air wheeled up there to explore and it's a real shame that it is no longer used as it is in a fantastic location - and apparently it used to have a swimming pool on the roof too ! We were also lucky to have another nice sunset down on the beach so yet more sunset photies coming up ...
... Camerota. On the on the way back down the coast, we spotted a statue, way up on top of one of the mountains and decided to go and find it !! It was the statue Il Redentore which was literally on top of the mountain, with a platform specially built for it, and the small church next to it, complete with a hair-raising bit of track on stilts to get up there. We managed to get there just in time to enjoy the sunset too which was ...
... speed of talking and dialect were difficult for us to unserstand, it was rather difficult! We then went for a walk along the seafront and into the town centre to see what restaurants would be available for dinner..........thankfully there appeared to be a choice of 2 or 3. On our return to the hotel we were met by the owner who confirmed that their restaurant would not be open for ...
... over the train journey but it transpired that rather like the UK there were engineering works on the line just outside Taranto. It meant getting off the stop before and climbing on board a bus. It was only a 10 minute ride and our connection wasn't for an hour so we had plenty of time. The train then from Taranto to Salerno was 4 hours and on time, so plenty of time to sit back and enjoy the views. I also read a little and wrote some of my blog. ...
... perched on the hillsides. Very charming. The hotel did not disappoint either. I have a tiny room with a single bed, no air conditioning, no tv, no phone, just a fan and an open window with a screen and the sound of the surf relaxing me more deeply as I listen. The patio has a view of the sea and is so nice! I met my neighbor....from Israel. I've also met folks from Mexico, Brazil, Canada, Italy, Belgium, and the United ...