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Let me start by saying this was more of a science excursion than a camp... Wednesday dawned bright and early...okay, well not really. Our journey began as school started at 9 am. How else do you travel when at a private school, but by luxury coach, of course! 38 students, 5 teachers, 3 parents (and a partridge in a pear tree) all excited to embark on a wonderful trip to the Abruzzo National Park. It didn't take long for the Roman skyline to melt away ...
Back in sulmona. Car now getting repaired so with no car decided to go walkabout for a few days while weather hot. Thinking of going upto top of mountain tomorrow.... That will be an adventure...... Found great place to eat good pasta. Going in search of fresh fish in a min..... Cleaned rocket Ron up a bit...... Tony had hair cut. Managed not to get obligatory mullet that seems to fashion ...
... figured a saintly hermit might just tide them over until they could work out how to elect a more suitable candidate. Murrone agreed, despite being 80 years old, and obviously not being well equipped to be a pope. During his candidacy, he had trouble saying no to anyone, so he gave away the same benefit (such as offices) several times, creating havoc in the area. When he finally resigned to go back to being a hermit, the next pope, Boniface ...
... of the locals, and were amazed at how many free nibbles accompanied the drinks - seems to be a tradition here. And when we ordered a second drink, more nibbles arrived, so we ended up not wanting to go out for dinner because we were already full! The prices here are even cheaper than Florence - €6.50 for two drinks (plus all the free nibbles), in an outside garden where we were able to watch all the comings and goings. Not a bad life at ...
... up, as the town gets drenched. We even see a small blue house on the mountainside get struck by lightning. I write in my journal, copy a few Italian recipes from a magazine I found and watch the rain fall. Mario naps. THIS is how you do siesta in Italy.
Around 4, we head back out onto the wet streets, to pick up Lesley and James for more delicious gelato. What? Two in one day!? It's ok - it's good for you. Then we explore the town some more, ...
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