Travel Blogs from Senigallia
... exploring was a mini underground museum complete with wooden walkways and showcase items. The church was built according to the principles of poverty, simplicity and essentiality. One of the artifacts on display inside the church is a replica of the shroud of turin. It is a lot smaller in person than what it seems from pictures. The Abbey of Chiaravalle is a quiet, quaint, and very peacefull little corner of the ...
... sun so we just grabbed a taxi.
At the checkin there was not a lot happening...still we lined up and got our boarding tickets and waited for the first bus number 20! The bus took us to the port with all our luggage hauled on.
At the pier, again not much happening. Customs didn't open until 6:30!! If we had have known, we could have prepared a bit better. So being early, Draz headed back to the city to shop!!!
We went through customs ...
We caught a ferry with our car from Split to Ancona, at 8pm. The ferry took 10.5hours. We had our own cabins with beds and a shower. There were restaurants and cafes on the ferry and we watched the World Cup. We arrived in Ancona, a city in Central Italy at 7.30am.
When we got into Ancona, it was raining but we went to a cafe and ...
... were full and people were standing everywhere. They went round to the tomb of St Antonio, set back in a very large and light side chapel. There were lots of people queuing to say prayers and touch the tomb. The walls were covered in marble reliefs and it was all very ornate. They then went back into the main church which was painted all over as British churches would have been before the Reformation. It really was quite a sight. Behind ...
... down to their underwear and were doing a freaky dance, I was worried that they would get naked in true European fashion. Thank the heavens I was wrong. The level of weirdness was nothing short of uncomfortable.
The next day I went to the Giustozzi's and on my way there was a crew hacking down a massive tree. When I say hacking down, I mean hacking down. They had some caution tape around ...
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- Continental Breakfast
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- Swimming pool
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