- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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The family run restaurant as part of the complex (I use the word complex loosely) opened at 7:00. We are Canadians so we sat on their patio and watched the olive wood being brought in for the pizza oven, the oven being lit, the pizza dough being kneed into balls and stored in the warming drawer, the pizzas being made and thrown, the pizzas being topped, baked and then either delivered to us or into boxes as they were picked up. Needless to say Larry ...
... Not sure what time our bodies think it is so we are making it an early night and hopefully we aren't wide awake at 4:00 a.m.
Well this ends my rambling account of our incredible trip. I keep thinking I'll wake up in the morning and it will all have been a dream because this truly is the stuff that dreams are made of. Ciao for now, thanks for reading and I hope this gave you a few chuckles and warmed your heart as much as it did mine ...
We visited Zia Giaconda this morning and ended up staying for lunch. She had puréed tomatoes, made meatballs and ordered up some fresh bread in the hopes that we would stay. She said if I helped her, we could have pasta with meatballs and fresh tomato salad so I donned the apron she made me put on and did as I was told! She's still able to boss me around, even at almost 88 years old! The meal was amazing and the tomatoes were as sweet as ...
I went to the beach today as all my cousins were there and it is our last opportunity to go as tomorrow will be spent packing and visiting. The ocean was quite calm and it's registering about 37 C. today so the beach was very crowded. Lunch at the house was a scattered affair as everyone arrived back at various times and some ate before hand or weren't eating until later. I made Almond Biscotti right after lunch and left them to cool (although that kitchen has to ...
... wine and appetizers before bringing us to our table and then proceeded to bring at least 6 courses of plated loveliness that looked too pretty to eat. Just to mention a few, we had shaved truffles on a tiny potato fritatta round that contained little pieces of spicy salami, lamb with red onions and beets, pasta with truffle sauce and heavenly desserts. Before the dessert (which I thought was the dessert), they brought what looked like a white ball of something ******* a bit ...