Travel Blogs from Ariano Irpino
Today we woke up fairly early to get to Pompeii. We went up for a quick breakfast then were on our way. Mark thought the train would be better, although I really wanted to take a cab. But I let him decide, so train it was. We had to take a shuttle bus out from the port, very industrial. We found our way past the guys asking to take us in a taxi, I so wanted to say yes! But we went across the street to the tobacco/magazine stand, where the guy spoke a bit of English, I was glad I ...
... the market, and it also varies depending on the quality of the grain. For grain with a higher protein content, a higher price is usually paid. The contract also contains quality parameters which the wheat must meet on arrival at the mill. These include protein, ash, moisture and starch content, the amount of black seeds allowed, as well as stating microbial limits. If the wheat arrives and does not comply with these parameters, it is rejected. Francesco plans for trucks ...
... would love to see one of these! As I'm writing this eating breakfast, I also realise George and Frankie would be thrilled that at breakfast the croissants and breads are served with Nutella!!
One vast difference with boating here is that people don't wave out, and don't wave back if you wave, they just stare, so I quickly give that up! Huh and I've found it's the same with smiling, which later that evening I decide to smile at everyone passing me just to ...
... my body was a little achy. I powered through and it was all very cool to see. There was a lot of construction going on though in order to ensure these structures stay standing. After the Acropolis we quickly stopped at the first Olympic Stadium which is made entirely out of marble. You can pay to go inside but we just took photos from the outside. We said goodbye to our tour guide and made our way to the ferry docks. When we got there we decided it ...
... of us that skipped the optional tour to the Isle of Capri, so Bill, Elaine, and I walked to the train station where the double-decker tour bus (12 Euros) offers get-on get-off at the six stops on ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service