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We picked up our hire car from Termini and headed south to the area of Balisticata to meet up with Ornella's (Meg's friend from Alliance Francais) Father, Carmine, we were on schedule and met him at 2.20pm and immediately felt like friends. Laurie drove with Carmine and we followed him to a beautiful steep town built into the hillside, we were soon to find ...
... were in Sephora near the Spanish Steps where there was a huge, unruly, crowd of football supporters, it was a little unpleasant, and they left behind an awful mess. We went home and returned to the Antica Enoteca for a drink before dinner, and it had all been cleaned up. After a pre dinner drink we went to Osteria Margutta, it is in a nice, quiet street near the Spanish Steps. We were all delighted by the lovely service and good ...
After a very Italian breakfast in Cheuti we then headed back south to Pietrapertosa. Stopped for lunch at Melfi. Finding difficulty in ordering food, etc, as they do not accommodate for English speaking tourists - menus are only in Italian and most people in the south do not speak English - or very little. Visited the castle in Melfi and once ...
... did make the local television news.)
The place we booked for the night was the only "agritourismo" of our trip. Agritourism is now big business in Italy, with its own association - similar to Bed & Breakfasts. This particular agritourismo, however, seemed to be more "tourismo" than "agri". Although they had a few horses, a small field and a restaurant, it just wasn't very clear from the signage ...
... in the town were badly damaged. Now, more than 30 years later, the town is finally getting back on its feet, although the population has decreased dramatically. Nicola showed us what’s left of the original “Castello” and then drove us through the narrowest of streets in the rest of town. We came upon a group of old women sitting outside their house – the townspeople were just now starting to return from ...