Relais & Chateaux Cala del Porto
Travel Blogs from Punta Ala
... villa , La Colletta.
It was originally built by a German Baroness and then was left to its own devices for many years until Claudia and Jim saw it and restored it to its former glory in 1999. They had to get everything around to the villa by boat. All the builders had a winch everything to get all the building materials up to the decaying villa. The dry stone walls were reinforced and the garden planted. We can't get over how much it has grown in the 12 ...
... those two naughty escapees..............Mmmmm, they wrecked havoc in the fishing village. Mainly it has been Big Ears scaring all the little children and Noddy driving on the wrong side of the road as he still thinks he is in Australia!!!!
They have been mistaken for 2 Australian politicians, Noddy Hockey and Big Ears Abbott. So they are keeping a low profile and hiding in the bushes at Villa San Bianco and ...
... and not a cloud in the sky. Sorry to rub it in but Noddy made me do it!! Speaking of Noddy we believe that he. Has been spotted in Elba with that Tony Abbott lookalike , Big Ears and they have threatened to make a showing here very shortly. OMG, we thought we had got rid of them in Oxfordshire. So all we can do is apologise in advance for what might follow. We are hoping you are all well and keeping warm wherever you are Lots of love from the 3 of us Mandy, Jeffrey & ...
... is so lovely..and not too hot this week.
Annie left, reluctantly on Monday. Hated to see her go..but got back into my Giglio paradise immediately. That evening..while sitting in my garden reading..a bee got up into my pant leg and stung me once..I put my foot on the back of my leg..knee jerk reeaction, and then it went higher and stung me 2 more times..until I inverted the pant and it fell out..wow did that hurt. ...
... Giglio is mostly made of granite and we were able to see the cliffs.. Also Iron was mined up until the 1960s and we could see the remnants of the caves and areas where this took place. We saw the founder of McDonald's house.( still in the family) with arched portico, of course. Nicole Kidman has a villa along the edge of the rocks, and Bassetti, the famous family who makes all the beautiful linens in Italy. However, when he died..his wife and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center