Hotel Il Bucaneve
Travel Blogs from Pescasseroli
... We wandered around the grounds and the town before having an awesome dinner at the hotel restaurant.
Fiuggi, originally called Anticoli di Campagna, gained fame as early as the 14th century, when Pope Boniface VIII claimed his kidney stones had been healed by the mineral waters from the nearby Fiuggi spring. Two centuries ...
... story beautiful house nestled amount the mountains! My cousin was telling me stories about how the house and acre of land was sold in the 70's for about ten thousand dollars and how it would be worth a million right now! Oh well!!! Needless to say I was quite taken with the events and did a lot of reflecting while there. We said our thank yous/ grazie..and left for Rome! It took over an hour to get there and about an hour to get through the traffic! When people told us about Rome ...
We decided to enjoy a morning at Cassino. With a start at the Saturday market at Cassino, near the train station, we discovered Emelda Marcos' dream location. We have never seen so many shoes and purses, 95% of them for women. The booths went on and on. One pass through and it was time to find the abbey. We wound our way back through a bustling Saturday morning in Cassino and started the ...
... On the 15th May the Polish 2nd Corp led by General Wladyslaw Anders managed to reach the monastery and erect the Polish Flag, thus giving the British 8th Army the impetus to take the left flank. Loss of life on both sides was high, but the Polish casualties had the highest percentage of casualties in dead and wounded.
After the war the Polish ...
Left Sorrento early, 7.45 am for drive to Pompeii ( only 40 mins). They wanted early start as very hot and not a lot of shade at the ruins. Didn't realise how big how big a city it once was. Destroyed in 79 Ad by Mt. Vesuvius volcanic eruption. It wasn't discovered until. And archeologists are still working and restoring the ruins of the city. We had a guide walk us through and explaining much of the history. I'm glad we are on tour with guides as if you went on your own ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet