Hotel Su Baione
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... is an impressive square tower on a rocky outcrop above an old village. There are commanding views of the coastline. It was built in the middles ages along the border between two realms of Sardinia. It is called the broad bean castle. According to legend the castle was besieged by 1300 Saracens. Those inside the castle gave a pigeon their last handful of broad beans to eat and then released it where it was killed by the Saracens ...
... to get the names of 2 young women who work on the weekly slot tournaments. They were particularly helpful, welcoming and always called me by my name. Quite amazing really when you think of the number of people they encounter every cruise. Now in our third week, there are fewer and fewer entertainment events that we haven't already seen or done, so our evenings are getting shorter. Just as well, because soon it will be back to reality! ...
... you all through our blog. Tomorrow is Emma's first day back at school and Tom starts next week - it is a shock to the system! As is the rain and wind which greeted us when we arrived back in England!
We are really looking forward to our travels in the coming weeks and hope to continue writing our travel blog. Stay tuned for our upcoming adventure through Portugal during October.
Lots of love,
... at Capo Mannu. There are more wows in this little neck of the woods than you would expect. Consider the clearest water, the colour the most amazing turquoise, with quaint houses perched around the beach and once again, throw in some interesting weathered rocks for good measure. The place is stunning.
To top that off, when we drove around the corner, the view was even better. Santa Caterina di Pittinuri is one spectacular place. ...
... and I was stung by a fish while minding my own business!
- Gina's delicious cooking - spinach and cheese ravioli, roast suckling pig, spaghetti alla bottarga, Manzalane (eggplant) parmigiana, (desert ravioli?), lasagna, risotto Milanese. Tullio's BBQs. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free parking