Hotel Grotta di Tiberio
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This morning started with a silent march into the Commonweath War Grave's cemetery in Cassino. The march was followed by a memorial service attended by local dignitaries and Italian students. Many of the students were able to find the grave marker of their Cassino soldier after the service. Currently we are waiting to board the night train. We will wake up in ...
Early wake up this morning so we could make our 8:30 reservation for the Coliseum and ancient Roman Forum. It was a beautiful sunn day and our last day in Rome for sight seeing. After our morning touring we headed south from Rome towards Cassino - the sight of the famous 1944 battle during the quest to ...
... first thing in the morning before venturing back on the twisted roads of Amalfi to Pompeii. The view of the day on rounding a corner to see an expansive valley filled with small towns (Pagani to the right and Pompeii on the left) with Mt Vesuvius in the background. Having erupted in 79AD when it buried Pompeii this is the story the fabled Atlantis is drawn from. Being rediscovered in the 16th century, the exploration of Pompeii started in 1748 - long before ...
... still has another week to go.
Today's run saw a halt to shelter from the rain, crammed into a convivial roadside cafe with other bikers who cheered him off as he puttered back out on to the corsia doppia.
Paul was perplexed by the number of scantily-clad women by the road side today. He eventually twigged that they were professional ladies.
His navigating wasn't helped by more Sat Nav issues. "I named my Sat Nav Lucille," said Paul, ...
... The statues, the buildings, the architecture! We did not stop, but as we got lost through Naples, I took several pictures out the window of the car. Bill navigated through those weird and small city streets with crazy traffic extremely well!
It still took quite awhile before we found the Best Western that we were headed to, and when we got to the town, I was ready to head to Rome immediately! The town looked very seedy to me, but ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet