- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... lighter selections, there were plenty of people there so we didn't feel we had to do our bit. We started with Bresaola, rocket and parmesan and smoked goose breast, followed by a lamb casserole for Laurie and veal with porcini mushrooms for Meg, we just had to have another bottle of yesterday's Montepulciano. We came back for a little lie down before going to a local bar and then a small bowl of pasta for ...
We started off with a lovely buffet of Marta's home grown prosciutto, cakes, fruit, and home made cheeses, all delicious and too much! It was market day in Sulmona, the square was transformed by the massive trucks that travel to every town selling their wares, they are a cheery and interesting addition to visit. We caught the bus 15 minutes to Pacentro, officially one of the most beautiful towns in Italy, and famously known by the locals as being the place ...
For a little variety and to remind ourselves of why we left the cold for winter we caught the 3.5hr train trip through Tivoli to an old country town Sulmona, the birth place of Ovid the Roman Poet. Our B&B, il Marchese del Grillo, is newly rebuilt and with a generous hostess Marta who made us very welcome. Armed with maps and directions we walked around the 13th C town with narrow streets and charmingly old views all around. Snowmelt was dripping ...
Day two of our orientation trip consisted of going to a vineyard for some wine tasting at Vini Marino Wine farm and then heading to a buffalo farm, Caseificio Vannulo Mozzarella di Bufala , where we sampled some fresh mozzarella made with buffalo milk. The wine was good, with the farm on the side of a ...
... half of the hives in search of a tasty meal a la Winnie the Pooh. The bees were understandably still distraught, but the beekeeper was still able to calm them enough with the smoker in order to show us the honeycombs. Next up, we learned how they process the honey to sell. The best part was the taste test that came last! I walked away with 7 jars of honey (okay, well, 4 were for friends at work). Loading back on the bus, we headed to our ...