Hotel Astj

Address: Via Calabria, 103, Castrovillari, Calabria, 87012, Italy | Hotel
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This hotel is located on Via Calabria, 103, Castrovillari.
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Travel Blogs from Castrovillari

Day 29 - Alberobello to Matera & Frascineto

A travel blog entry by patanddavid on Sep 01, 2015

2 comments, 9 photos

... would describe the dwellings as half cave / half house. During the 1950's the government was so concerned at the poverty stricken lifestyle of the inhabitants that it made them abandon their cave dwellings and move into more appropriate modern housings with 20th century amenities etc. In recent years, mindful of the heritage importance / value of the region the government has encouraged people to renovate, ...

Morano Calabro and Alan

A travel blog entry by milesmartino on Aug 10, 2015

5 comments, 7 photos

... We make it to the top and it's,beautiful.
All day on this trip we have been hearing Rosanne say to Steve; "Steve have you taken a photo of this? Steve, Steve, come here. Steve, Steve give her the camera so she can take a photo of us; Steve, Steve, look at this it's beautiful, Steve, Steve look at the yellow house. We all can't help but think that it reminds us of the u tube video of the squirrel that calls out Alan! Alan! Etc, etc. then Steve Steve! ...

Mushrooms, Door knockers, storms and sugar

A travel blog entry by milesmartino on Aug 09, 2015

1 comment, 10 photos

... all silent! Only mmmms and oohs and mmmms are murmured by us. Haha. Our tummies full we decide to head off to visit Napleone the pastry shop, but it has started to rain with thunder and lightening and hail! We wait it out by having coffees and watching the torrential rain gush down the streets in a swirl of flood!
The rain subsides so we decide to brave it, but as soon as the rain falls on us it's freezing so we run and see a church and all yell ...

Markets, hairdresser and the theatre

A travel blog entry by milesmartino on Aug 07, 2015

8 photos

... and we also have to stop and buy yummy ricotta for our lunch. A ricotta a day is what we have been having's that delicious!
we visit more relatives in the afternoon, C ook dinner for ourselves and then go to the amphitheatre to watch some comedy plays. Fagnano has an amphitheater in the middle of town behind the Main Street ...who would have thought! It's a great set up and the theatre fills up with eager fans all wanting to enjoy some comedy. It's excellent.


The mountain, no weddings and 2 funerals

A travel blog entry by milesmartino on Aug 06, 2015

1 comment, 10 photos

... along he sees 2 men sitting outside a house who are talking about him so he stops and chats to them. They recognise him as Franceschina Sbarra's son and ask if they are correct. He responds yes and asks who they are. They tell him they are visiting "u Morto" (the dead man) Michael asks who died and they say Peppino Monterosso. He is Michael's cousin Gigino's wife's Enis's father. We knew he had been unwell and was ...