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Today we returned to Otranto, which we visited five years ago on our first ever bike trip to Italy. The ride up the coast was gorgeous with rolling hills and sheer cliffs to the ocean; it was some of the best biking terrain we have seen. Otranto brings back very fond memories of time spent here with friends. We stayed in the same five ...
... on tandems. We also hiked up a long set of dual stone steps to the lighthouse and the Basilica of Santa Maria where we attended evening mass; the church was extremely well maintained even if the service in Italian was not that easy to understand. We finished the day with more seafood and a welcome rest at a B&B on the ocean. Thanks for coming along. Pictures of the day attached.
If you think the nightly pin on the map did not move as far today, you are correct. Susan and I are nursing every ounce from the final days of this epic journey. We lounged a little more over breakfast, took more detours, debated the virtues of various restaurant choices a little longer and searched more for the perfect hotel. We have ...
... this morning is.... We sailed for about 2 hours, and as quickly as the wind appeared....it disappeared.... And we concluded our crossing about 4:00p.m. with the sighting of the lighthouse at the entrance to the harbor at Santa Maria de Leuca. The docking procedures were smooth, no raised voices, and positioned at the end of the pier, if there ever is going to be a breeze, we would feel it. We are in Italy, and it ...
... As it started to heat up we made a timely beach stop, somewhere along the heal of the boot, to a place that had still had promotional pictures up from the 90's and almost seamed deserted... Beach was surprisingly excellent and after a 50c beach shower we hit the road for Leece. On route from the beach we stopped in for some fruit, as I am not much of a fruit eater, I failed on the fruit recognition front returning to the van with 'hairy nectarines' or ...
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