Hotel Residence Villa a Mare
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- Minbar in room
- Shuttle bus service
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Smoking rooms available
- Refrigerator in room
- Room service
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Travel Blogs from Rodi Garganico
Vieste's beaches are packed with Italians in mid-summer. But when we arrived we found a peaceful contrast to the hustle and bustle of Rome. Today we took a boat cruise at 9 AM along the craggy Gargano Coast, marveling at the pretty coves, hidden grottos and unusual rock formations ...
... and other
market garden style crops. We hit the coast at the city of Bari, a huge port
with innumerable high rise flats along its outskirts. As we left Bari, driving north
along the coast, the land gave way to manmade salt flats with huge mountains of
salt and white egrets wading in the shallow pools. We could begin to see the
Promontorio del Gargano rising above the rest of the landscape.
The final part of the journey ...
We left Rome at 8 AM, stopping in the nearby hills to learn about the Roman Emperor Hadrian, at the ruins of his monumental villa at Tivoli. An enthusiastic traveler and builder, his lasting legacy includes his great wall across Britain, the domed Pantheon, and his stylish beard.
... trip. AND... We can't flush our toilet paper down the toilet eww. From now until Tirana it has to go in the bucket next to the bin. It's not as bad as I expected but it still takes a bit of getting use to. It was scorching hot again today so fingers crossed it stays this way for the rest of the ...
... sea sick today. Max is also a bit this way, so I ventured up for lunch with some people we have met from WA, Leslie and Tony. They have become our surrogate "Phil and Sue" friends. Tonight (depending on Max's sea sickness) we have been invited for the second of the "Best of the Best" dinners with the Captain. Captain Carl departed in Venice ...