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Travel Blogs from Vasto
... be following an old aqueduct, but could not find any information about it and we discovered an interesting and colorful caterpillar.
On our way there, we got lost a little before we found the autostrada and then we had some trouble finding the trailhead, even though we had the Garmin and my iPad!
There really aren't any signs to tell you that you are in the national park and there are still towns and commercialism along ...
It takes us awhile to get out if the house with the kids, so today we are heading for a hike and maybe the beach.
Amazingly, we found the park relatively easily. It's Monday, and the park seems deserted. Where are all the vacationing Italian families???
The signs are very cool with hand-drawn pictures that tell kids what they can and can't do. All of the information signs along the path talk about each local animal and each animal has a name. ...
... keep the kids occupied.
This afternoon, MB and Jackie took the kids to the park and I stayed home to work on the blog and rest. I was just going to start dinner when they texted and asked if I wanted to meet for aperitif. Well, of course I did!!
When you go out for aperitif, you get a boatload of food with a drink?! We decided to go nutritious with sangria; very healthy; lots of fresh fruit! Aperitif includes bread, meat (salami ...
Finally we are getting to the beach with our new friends. They are so gracious to come by and let us follow them to one of their favorite beaches. We might have Benin driving around all day looking for it!
We will dip our toes in the Adriatic, yeah! We spent several hours at the beach with our friends, swimming and snacking. We stayed a little longer after they left. It was an adventure finding our way back home! But we did!!
... Sicily lived as experienced by a boy who is growing up in Palermo. The movie describes how his daily life interlaces with some of the events that characterized the rise of TotÚ Riina as head of Cosa Nostra through killings, bombings, and terror.
I just cannot wait to arrive to Palermo to begin working on my project!