- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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Travel Blogs from Vieste
... I believe God’s greatest cathedral resides within those God has created). But I have to laugh at the fact that Paul "makes me want to be a better Catholic." Just this year we’ve been from the St. Peter’s at Vatican City to Fatima in Portugal and now to Padre Pio’s tomb. I say this tongue in cheek, of course. Nevertheless it was impressive to come “on pilgrimage” here.
... tax returns, attempting to set up jobs in London, skyping with some intermittent beach lying and reading.
It was time to pull our finger out and make it to Rome. After being blown away by Greece, Rome had a lot to live up to. It was already on the back foot after looking at the prices of doing anything in the place. The drive from Vieste was calculated at a little over 6 hours. After ...
... hour delay to refill with gelato, visit an ATM and see a barber (more on that in another blog). We arrived in Manfedonia just as it was getting dark to a 4 room B&B over looking the harbor in the center of town. That evening the streets were decorated and packed with people to celebrate the festival of St Francis. They even broadcast mass on street speakers all over town. A great seafood dinner and fireworks finished the day. Pictures ...
This morning got off to a rocky start. We took a "shortcut" which looked extremely promising on the map, however, the dirt road gradually turned into a two track and then a sand path through a swamp which was infested with most of the world's mosquitoes. Who knew mosquitoes loved Italy too? Eventually we pushed the bikes through the soft sand for about a kilometer while fighting off and ingesting the mosquitoes ...
... The waves made a loud bang when they hit the ship. It sounded like thunder. Fortunately, I didn't get sick and slept well. However, Toni got sea sick. Another fun event on the ship is when we come into a port and dock and again when we leave a port. Most passengers, that have a balcony, come out and those that don't go up on the top floors to watch this event. If there is another ship at the port all the passengers wave to one another. It is dorky but ...