Hotel San Francesco
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... and other shellfish that I tend not to eat. I took advantage of Pauls preoccupation with all the shellfish to use my bread to dunk into all the sauces and marinades, his included!
Only one other diner was not a local in the busy restaurant. There was even table of "mafia types", with the "godfather" being greeted most reverently by the owner and all the staff. He was the one wearing a tie, dark clothing, and kept his sunnies on all evening. That was ...
... and helped them drink their beer and eat pizza. A Capriciossa if you were wondering.
He is stayed at the Albergo Blumentag tonight, 55 euros, and looking forward to some Calabrian food. There is also a festival going on in Paola - Il Giorni di San Francesco - and San Fran looks uncannily like a young Kent Nickerson,
Miles today: 130
Keep the faith
... a tiny bit. Smallpieces of ice were dropping on everything. So beautiful but so darn cold, this arvo it was 7 degrees BBBRRRRRR.
Travelled back to Rome today to get Maegan to the airport for her flight home. Really going to miss her, has been great having her to show us around, meet the relatives and speak the lingo.It took us 7 hours to get here. Heading out to find some dinner if we can drag the boys away from the ...
... step back on board was even uncertain and I ended up bing dragged aboard. The swell made the boat moved around a lot, but we just sat back and enjoyed it. We did not get back to Sorrento until 6.45. What a great day. At 7.30 we had a briefing with the new people about Sicily and then to dinner. We have bought hardly anything but our cases are bulging and we will have to do something about this when we get back to ...
... br> excess clothes and mum bought a top. After we finished at the markets we
drove back to Tresimeno Lake and had lunch at a pizza restaurant. After
lunch we caught a ferry to an island and looked around the small
village on the island and went for a walk along a bush walking track. We
also visited the church and lace museum. We had a great time and it was
really fun. J