TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Gargano Vieste
Travel Blogs from Vieste
... got up to 24 knots and the seas got much bigger, I kept thinking that you could surf these waves ! So we wedged ourselves in and felt like we were on a roller coaster ride at times. After 3 hrs of this we were glad to see the Italian coast. We arrived in Vieste at around 18.00 moored up and went straight to the bar and had a long cold beer or two ! Supper tonight was out in the town, plenty of pasta and pizza. 58 miles travelled ...
... this coastline unforgettable.We went inside a number of different grottoes on the Gargango coast and saw many sea caves.
We returned to Vieste for a pasta-making demonstration with lunch.
Cooking pasta class - made three different pasta shapes using fresh made pasta dough. ...
... cathedral date back to Norman times although both have been rebuilt. The
cathedral has a beautifully painted ceiling. It would appear the town was
attacked on numerous occasions by Turkish pirates who liked to massacre the
townspeople. Its narrow steep streets make it very picturesque.
We visited the tourist
information and tomorrow we head to the Forestra de Umbra to do some walking.
Wednesday 20th ...
... an Autogrille for lunch - chicken panini, Gatorade, chocolate cupcake.
Then we drove up and over the Apennine spine of Italy, and on to the shores of the Adriatic Sea. Our destination is the tip of the rugged Gargano Peninsula, one of the most beautiful areas of Southern Italy ...
... trip. AND... We can't flush our toilet paper down the toilet eww. From now until Tirana it has to go in the bucket next to the bin. It's not as bad as I expected but it still takes a bit of getting use to. It was scorching hot again today so fingers crossed it stays this way for the rest of the ...