Travel Blogs from Ascoli Piceno
... Not having to decide if someone is yelling at me or just talking to me.
11. Toilet seats.
12. Normal levels of sanitation.
13. The pedestrian right-of-way.
14. Being able to look at a clock and seeing 2:30 instead of 14:30 and having to do the math.
15. A calm, or not so calm, sense of urgency.
16. American business hours!
... I made it through the night, which was a miracle! Sam started to fade out around 4AM so I sat with her head in my hand for a couple of hours. What are friends for? When she woke back up she was ready to rally. We walked outside and saw the most breathtaking sunrise I have ever seen. It made staying up all night worth it. The sun was bright red and watching it rise over the sea was magical.
... sauce or served with bread and balsamic vinegar olive oil is an presence that has left an impression upon me.
Here are some of the awesome resources I found on the subject of olive oil:
http://health.howstuffworks.com/wellnes s/food-nutrition/facts/the-health-benef its-of-olive-oil-ga.htm
You may or may not have heard of this 'new found' diet
called the Mediterranean diet. You may have even given it an experimental
chance in your own life, but for those who may have only heard of it in passing
the concept may be totally unknown to you. So what exactly is this ‘diet’? I
put parenthesis around the words new found and diet for a couple of
reason. First off this eating habit may be new to the ...
... were disappointed that the service had no music at all. Still quite interesting.
The regional food fair was interesting too. Lots of cheese, meats, candies, and canned vegetables We found the Giant Olive booth to be funny as they were deep frying the giant olives stuffed with tuna in there.
Traveling to Sulmona tomorrow.
Rich & Kara