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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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We left beautiful Pompeii and headed across Italy to the Adriactic Coast, lovely drive through mountainous roads and beautiful countryside although to say this was a pleasant trip would be a little deceiving. Not sure how many times we held our breathe and hoped for the best, seriously these drivers take their lives and those of others in their hands every time they get in their cars. Lost count of the near misses, overtaking ...
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Tourist places and activities in Roccamontepiano and surroundings
Roccamontepiano is only 20 kilometres far from the sea (Francavilla and Pescara), 10-15 kilometres from the mountain (Majella height 2100 m.), 20 kilometres from Chieti and its territorial district offers ample possibility choosing between two kind ...
... lighter selections, there were plenty of people there so we didn't feel we had to do our bit. We started with Bresaola, rocket and parmesan and smoked goose breast, followed by a lamb casserole for Laurie and veal with porcini mushrooms for Meg, we just had to have another bottle of yesterday's Montepulciano. We came back for a little lie down before going to a local bar and then a small bowl of pasta for ...
... local black truffles, oil and parmesan and then pappardelle with fresh ricotta, ham and pecorino, for dessert we had semi freddo and apple cake, we were offered a meat course but declined! The host was generous and gave us a dessert wine and biscuits, all too much but we had a fabulous local Montepulciano red from nearby Prezza. We waddled onto the bus and made it back to Sulmona for a little nap before walking the damp cold streets before an evening ...
... but we were blessed with sunny weather. Sulmona, south from L'Aquila, is in a valley surrounded by National Parks with hiking in summer and skiing in winter so shares some similarities with Bright in Victoria. Plenty of shops and restaurants so we chose one for a delicous dinner with a groaning antipasti table, papardelle of hare sauce, ox tongue, a delicate tiramisu and, of course, the local wine Montepulciano D'Abruzzo. It rained and snowed during the ...