Hotel Lago Verde
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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 ...
... The Apennine mountains of central Italy were a formidable obstacle for the Allies in WWII and they didn't travel there by air conditioned coach! We were able to tour the rebuilt 6th Century abbey at Cassino before heading off to dinner. Tomorrow we will take part in the official remembrance ceremony in ...
... 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 ...
... br> country and prepare you for all that you will experience in the days to
follow. We stop at Montecassino, a beautiful town founded by Saint
Benedict in 529. Enjoy lunch and then continue through the countryside
heading east to Padre Pio’s town, San Giovanni Rotondo, our base for the
following two nights. Dinner and ...
... and he comes down stairs in the morning and sets the table for breakfast. He then returns with the food, we feel like part of the family. The local market in Piazza Garibaldi was full of home grown produce and we walked around it eating "porchetta" panini. We picked up provisions for dinner and now we are both about to have a cup of ...
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