- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
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... great. We played games that we brought from NZ (thanks Margaret) and watched a movie on the laptop (thanks Shane).
We actually managed to have a good sleep. The sea was calm with only a slight role, engine vibration was minimal so all in all a great crossing..
We rolled off the ship in great shape and pleased to be Italy for the last phase / month of our adventure. ...
... to the hotel and they tell us that we can drive to it along the promenade to then park in the garage ....so we do! The hotel is pretty grand and set in a glorious location with stunning sea views and, yes, we have a sea view room!
We enjoy dinner at Antico Pizzeria just along the promenade, with an ice cream after from the very busy Gelateria! ...
... sun, so wearing my jeans, a singlet, sweatshirt, shoes and socks we went up to the top deck. And yay, it was baking hot up there!
We both had Pina Coladas to cool down, and if it hadn't been such a trek, I would have gone back to our stateroom (at the opposite end of the ship) and grabbed my togs for a swim. Everyone else up there was stripped down to bare essentials, and either swimming or sunbathing. We ...
... castle, which is being extensively restored, and which houses a museum of papier mache. We then drove to Roca Vecchia on the coast, stopping at a beach on the way to watch kite surfers and eat our sandwich. Here we found yet another archaeological site right by the sea which has been excavated to reveal human settlement there in the Italian Bronze Age (2nd millenium BC) along with evidence of Iron Age ...
Next stop - Puglia and a brief stay in Lecce before catching the ferry from Brindisi over to Corfu.We stayed in a Holiday Inn which was great and had a nice rooftop pool. Lecce was, shall we say....interesting. A lot of amazing architecture, but also a lot of people !!! The town was mobbed, as were the local beaches and coastal towns. I guess that's what you get for visiting in the height of Summer !! We also took the opportunity to go down to Leuca - the very bottom of the heel of ...