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We drove to Tropea this morning and visited the old town and then went on to the beach beyond Sta Domenica. The weather was gorgeous and 28c and swimming was fab in the warm sea!
On on the way back we stopped at Pizzo and viewed the Chiaso Piedigrotto. This is a church that has been carved into the rock. Unfortunately it wasn't open, although apparently it should have been! We could see a bit of the carvings through the gates!
I booked us one night at this hotel because it looked like a fairytale castle, built in stone, and complete with turrets.......its situated about 7 miles up in the mountains from the coast with amazing views.......and we now have 2 nights here at a very agreeable rate! (Although there is scaffolding up on part of the turreted ...
... along the way at autogrill for dinner. This time, I didn't take ANYTHING in with me except my camera which did not leave my next.
Carmelina packed us some stuff eggplants which I nibbled on at midnight.
We finally arrived home at Bergamo at 3am. It took us 13.5 hours to drive from South to North with stops. It went quickly. I was really happy to lie down in my bed and sleeeeeep! :)
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Anyway, Domenico ate the rest of the piece I was eating and suddenly, his eyes started to water. He looked at me and Davide and said that I wasn't lying. It was very hot. I felt very happy that I wasn't going crazy hahahahaha!
The pizza plus drinks (alcoholic AND non-alcoholic) and coffee cost 37euro. SO CHEAP!!!!
After dinner, we went for a walk around the marina. I took lots of photos! ...
... closer to the shore but as the time passed, the waves grews bigger and were coming closer to us, so much so, that one got us!!!! It was quite funny! Thank goodness I had moved my camera a little further back just a 1 minute earlier! :o
Once we headed back to the hotel, we saw some fire breathers and watched them for a couple of minutes. Pretty cool.
We had a shower and then headed over to SGDG for ...