Hotel Residence Villa a Mare
Travel Blogs from Rodi Garganico
... are some private meeting rooms and three specialty restaurants. In the very back (Aft), is the balcony of the big theater that hosts the nightly show. We like to eat breakfast on the 12th floor. It has a huge buffet with lots of delicious food. The 12th deck also has two pools, four jacuzzis and lots of music. Toni likes to eat dinner in a formal dinning room on the 6th floor. I feel increadebly spoiled. :) No shopping, cooking nor cleaning, ...
... we got back on the bus and drove through the snow capped Apennines on our way to Vieste. Vieste is a seaside resort on the Adriatic coast that is a favorite holiday retreat of the Italians and Germans but little known to most Americans. We stayed in the old town in a cliff side hotel which was unexpectedly modern and beautiful. There are many narrow streets of about 8 feet wide and many other dwellings and ...
... building rather quickly. Foggia is la fairly large town located in the region of Puglia (similar to a state in USA), which is next to the region of Molise (where Campobasso is located). We were told that birth information could be found in Foggia for San Severo. However, the gentlemen who assisted us in the government building found in their computer several Damiano surnames, but not back to the 1800s. One man ...
... might be one of the best examples.
Everything was free for two nights, as long as Signor e Signora booked into the restaurant for Sunday lunch at €39 a head. What could go wrong?
Signora, bless her soul, is developing a life of piety. Whenever asked, for instance, on her nutritional preferences, she will extoll with a flourish of arms, the virtues of vegetables, no fish or meat, just lots of vegetables and only a glass of wine. Such was the case, when Signora booked ...
... pilgrims, directing them on
their journey toward God. (We will have the opportunity to view and pray before the incorrupt body of Padre Pio.)
Enjoy a breathtaking view of the Gargano Peninsula and a visit to the
Grotto of Michael the Archangel. Six different popes, St Francis and at
least four other saints have knelt in prayer ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free parking