Travel Blogs from Bertinoro
... the contents of the bird's stomach. This convinced the Saracens that the castle had longterm food supplies so they abandoned the siege and retreated from the Sardinian coast. Thus, Castello della fava. By the time we explored the village and the church at its base it was about 12.30 and the lady on the gate had to call someone and make sure we could go up as it closed for lunch at 1pm. They granted us 15 minutes and we raced up the ...
... to get the names of 2 young women who work on the weekly slot tournaments. They were particularly helpful, welcoming and always called me by my name. Quite amazing really when you think of the number of people they encounter every cruise. Now in our third week, there are fewer and fewer entertainment events that we haven't already seen or done, so our evenings are getting shorter. Just as well, because soon it will be back to reality! ...
... I said in the last paragraph but double it. Just beautiful.
Now we have stopped in Bosa for the night. Our accommodation tonight is a room in a 17th century building. It caught our attention before we left home but we weren't sure if we would make it here in time to stay the night. The hostess said that the home was her grandmother's and no doubt her grandmother's before that etc. We had to park the big Merc the equivalent of a block ...
... beach, amongst small cliffs/huge rocks.
- Teaching about 15 Sardinians how to play kings cup!
... they were very polite but maybe somewhat relieved too that they didn't have to babysit us.Oh well. we walk back around town for a bit and look in a few shops and finally find a shop with some fruit and wine. the lady doesn't speak English much but she sells us a bottle of red and a bottle of white. My husband conveys to her to show us her favorite so we get those two. then we realize we have no knife with us or corkscrew so ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility