- Babysitting service
- Swimming pool
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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... br> Our accomodation that night was the13 century former convent, overlooking the river and the main entrance to the historic centre. The arched terrace was our balcony and we had a lovely sunset and moonlit view of the ancient skyline . Needless to say they were lots of Nun jokes between Noel and I ..... One small snippet :Mother Superior "Sisters, sisters , please come in now .....or I will put the seats ..... " (I'll leave the rest out as I don't want to upset ...
... coffee in the village of Montegallo, and lunch in Montemanaco after a stiff 4km climb from the valley below. Then we descend through the beautiful village of Montefortino, arriving finally at Amandola, the towering arc of the Sibillini Mountains a constant presence. We follow signs around the top of the town, finally arriving at the imposing Hotel Paradiso through impressive gates, and up a long driveway. The proprietor welcomes us with coffee ...
Today we ventured further afield to visit Ascoli Piceno, and explore the old town. We took the little tourist train to get the most out of the visit, which started from the main square - where a lot of the beautiful buildings are built in travertine marble. We also had a chance to try their famous stuffed olives which were yum ...
... an "abruzzo style" lunch. Rita insists it's no big deal. 6 courses later we are wondering what a "big deal" might look like. Despite the language barriers, the conversation never wanes. This is a testament to the kindness of the Zippilis. One funny side note/tangent: there was an old I Love Lucy episode where the gang goes to Italy and somehow gets arrested. There was no one who spoke English, but an old drunk spoke Spanish ...
Saying goodbye to Positano was bittersweet. We would love to spend more time here, but more adventures await. Our journey today takes us to the Abruzzo region of Italy via: 1. The bus to Sorrento. Not a bad ride, but taking a bus with all of your luggage? Non buona. 2. Walking to the Avis rental place. You know, that one that says it is a 10 minute stroll from the bus stop? 40 minutes and 2 semi helpful Sorrentinos later, we get there. All done with luggage. ...