Hotel Ristorante Sa Pedrera
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Our last sea day today has been spent with finalizing our excursions for our last few ports of call, competing in my last slot tournament at the casino (and no, yesterday's luck is just that...yesterday's luck), and the last jackpot bingo of the cruise...and no to that as well. Another formal night, one of the last, so as requested...a photo of us in our "not so fine"-ery. It's now time to start thinking about such things as packing ...
... Pino we slowly made our way up to the coast today. Our hotel host last night suggested we stop at Iglesias (yes, of the Julio variety) because as she described it, there are gingerbread houses :-) We now think she meant that the sight is like a fairytale and in that she is correct. The cliffs were stunning with their interesting rock formations jutting vertically.
As if that wasn't pretty enough, our next stop was Masua. It meant a ...
- Gum trees
- So many Brilliant stars, with shooting stars that must have been quite close as they were so big, bright and long.
- Stories of bandits kidnapping children and cutting off their ears.
- Gina and Tullio - Cristina's lovely parents (and our's too for the week).
- San Salvatore which is like a western town - western movies have been filmed there.
- Hiking up sand dunes to ...
... in and we still missed it until there was a line of about 8 people ahead of us. Got into line and the man behind the counter waiting until the EXACT 2 hour time limit before he started helping people. Still, we have the speedy boarding option so we should be good to get seats.Through security without a problem and making the rounds of the airport shops without seeing anything spectacular and just go and wait for the plane. ...
... boarding the bus to return to the boat. We came onboard and ordered room service ~ turkey sandwich for me, chicken drumettes for Hubby (which were really like BBQ wings with blue cheese) and two iced teas. A friend we met onboard, Howard, told us to try the drumettes ~ and they were fabulous! We ate and took a nap ~ something we’ve gotten good at doing on this fabulous honeymoon.
Tonight was formal night so we drug ourselves out ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility