Hotel Baia Marina
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... that we headed down towards Pylos where we were hoping to camp near the Port, but the weather was too extreme – the Police were closing off the streets along the waterfront and the trees were almost blown horizontal! So we went a bit further along the road and found a parking area near a Country Club. There were lots of olive and orange trees in the car park, so we were able to park out of sight of the road and in the morning, I sent Nick out to pick ...
... see the atractions of a holiday, or even a residence, here.
After a pleasant breakfast of fruit, yoghurt, some ham and cheese, washed down with the usual orange juice and coffee, we set off for the ducal palace, which is the dominant building of the town. A huge palatial structure dating to the early 14th century when the Duke of Montepelfre was the man in charge of this region of Italy. It is also ...
... to meet 3 hours later in our favourite bar, this way Joy isn't worrying about Michael being bored and Michael doesn't have to hang around in the cold waiting, then in we wandered....first room, quick glance quick chat and move into 2nd room......there we parted company.....a room full of Joys boyfriends!!! She stayed to make notes and drool, Michael moved on. This room contained paintings by Orazio Gentileschi, Guercino, Jusepe de Ribera, Lanfranco, Reni ...
... were closed for the day, or opened late, but we did see the cathedral, it's oratorio and the civic museum, where Joy was delighted to find a fresco by Reni. After a break for coffee and croissant we walked up the long steep slope of the Via Veneto to reach a fantastic view point in the Piazza Roma, overlooking the surrounding snow covered hills, and the town spread below. There is a 14th century fortress here too, but sadly it was closed for the ...
... didn't choose one thing in each course, off the menu....we would be getting everything on the menu!!!!!
Well as we finished one plateful another arrived with precision like regularity throughout the evening and all the contents thereof were equally delicious. There was no offer of salt, pepper or indeed any other type of condiments, not was it necessary to ask for them, every flavour was unique and perfect and we tried our ...