Grand Hotel Terme
Travel Blogs from Margherita di Savoia
... the Norwegian fleet. I love that name! :D Our room is great! It is larger than our hotel room in Barcelona. Our room is on the very front corner (Forward) on the right side (starboard), cabin #8000. The only negative is that my bed is the top bunk. It reminds me of when I was 8 years old, when I shared bunk beds with Toni. It was fun back then, 50 years later, not so fun. The guy that cleans our room each morning turns the beds each evening and ...
We discovered it on the internet as a motorhome stop over but it is much, much more than that. At the centre of the estate, a large whitewashed farmhouse with flowering camellias in a sheltered courtyard, down below, cellars with brick vaulted ceilings and beyond terraced gardens with herbs, lemons and oranges. In addition, an acclaimed restaurant that serves traditional Puglian recipes. There is a push in southern Italy to get farmers and estates to get into "agriturismo" ...
... pilgrims, directing them on
their journey toward God. (We will have the opportunity to view and pray before the incorrupt body of Padre Pio.)
Enjoy a breathtaking view of the Gargano Peninsula and a visit to the
Grotto of Michael the Archangel. Six different popes, St Francis and at
least four other saints have knelt in prayer ...
... castle with eight rooms on each corner, all exactly identical. The second floor is exactly the same. and in the center of the castle is an open courtyard with the rooms attached the open area. The only known information is that the ruler of the region in the 12th century commissioned the same stone used for the building to be collected from mountains. There are no building or inhabitant records at all. Its as if the castle ...
... winding, there is no local transport. GianCarlo does a great, great job but truth be told it frightens me a bit.
One last visit to Dr. Patrizia, aka my new facebook friend, she gives us some medical supplies and instructs GC on what to do, we must also stop at the pharmacy for one more topical, they are sorry to see me go for sure.
We make our way over the Gargano Peninsula and ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services