- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... it, and then it decided to take us through a tiny mountain village where the roads were so narrow we barely had a couple of inches on either side of the car !! So all in all some exciting moments, but the best bit about the trip was the scenery yet again - breathtaking ...
... is still a big hotel at the top of the hill with amazing 180 degree views of the coast - but it is now completely derelict. We air wheeled up there to explore and it's a real shame that it is no longer used as it is in a fantastic location - and apparently it used to have a swimming pool on the roof too ! We were also lucky to have another nice sunset down on the beach so yet more sunset photies coming up ...
So - having left Puglia, we have now headed over to the other side of Italy (about where the shoe laces are :) ) to a lovely apartment in a village on a hill above San Nicola Arcella in Calabria. The apartment is really comfortable, and we are lucky enough to have another great balcony with amazing views which you will see in the photos. We arrived on Wednesday, settled in and then today we headed out up the coast for an ...
Well - the story of today's events sounds a bit like a fairy tale and so I'll try and keep it brief but feel free to switch off at anytime.
FROM TAORMINA TO THE FERRY AT MESSINA
The one hour drive from Taormina to Messina went without a hitch with the only little issue being that we weren't quite sure how to find the Messina Ferry Port and so consequently we initially found ourselves heading towards the wrong port.
Eventually we found the road we needed ...
... be easily dismantled and moved if needed and so technically they were not permanent structures and hence no property tax was payable to the Feudal Lord at the time - a pretty neat trick! Our lodging for the night has been in a wonderfully restored Trulli. After a great time exploring we finally left Alberobello this morning on a 3 hour drive towards our next overnight stop I.e., the town of Frascineto. Our ...