Sea Lion Hotel
Travel Blogs from Montesilvano
... its becoming a fashionable weekend retreat.
In the 2009 L'Aquila earthquake, Santo Stefano lost its two most precious architectural prizes: its Medici Tower, the town's iconic symbol, which totally collapsed, and its 17th century Church of the Madonna del Lago, which lost most of its front facade and suffered a major roof collapse. The hill town's other ancient masonry buildings largely ...
... into long think strands and cut them into smaller pieces. Once we finished with the gnocchi we started on the Tiramisu. It is actually surprisingly easy. Nonna had already made large pot of tomatoes sauce as well as some other dishes before we arrived. We have the recipes if anyone is interested.
Next the table was set, the gnocchi was boiled and we sat down to an incredible meal. In addition to ...
It has been a few days since I have updated the blog and my family and I have enjoyed some time in the sun. It has been fun to relax with relatives while talking about anything and everything. Tomorrow is our last day here in Pineto as we make our way back to Rome for our flight home... See you all soon and take ...
... for coffee, just one size. It was good though. These places have skim milk and that makes coffee hardly worth it. With good fortune, we took a wrong road after seeing all the fruit stands closed for siesta and the one grocery store we knew of closed... We found one that was open and bread, cheese and salami later, we had lunch. Now we are sitting in the glorious sun on the Adriatic enjoying the weather that rolled in. One block from the beach is quite nice and not too ...
... Sometimes we gist the gist of it and a nod, repeated word, or saying "se" keeps them going, nice people.
We no longer hear church bells or the 9 pm "hound of Collecorvino" but we have a 3 am call from the rooster next door, and an ocassional cuckoo call. We are on a connector road so we see some traffic.
We do not have wi-fi at the house so we send this from a near by mall YES ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet