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... arches etc. – all very white. However later on, when I said my usual 'Bon Giorno' to a little old man today, he said to me (in Italian), ‘your smile brought joy to my life’; there you go. There were also great views down to the valley and eventually the sea from here. Nice place but does seem a bit poor.
Next we drove to Cisternino. It had stopped raining earlier in the morning but is certainly cooling down. We loved this pretty town – often voted as ...
... much easier travelling with a companion!), reading and walking. The long bus journey was comfortable and interesting- across to the mainland by ferry, north along Italy's boot via Calabria's A3, past the National Park used as a hiding place by Calabrian kidnappers, the peak Montalto (complete with huge statue of Christ), and all other available land used intensively for agriculture. Groves of olives, and orange trees fruiting abundantly, with some even carefully planted ...
... believe it or not, never even had to add air. We carried our pumps for nothing!
We we also want to thank all of you for coming along virtually. Your prayers and comments, both encouraging and humorous, made it feel like we had company throughout.
Lastly, we want to our good Lord for preserving and protecting us on this adventure.
Thank you all.
Now we are coming home.
Today was our last day of pedaling. We finished strong covering 108 kilometers which was our biggest day of the trip. We started from Otranto and rode up along the coast and through the olive groves nearly to Brindisi then turned inland, and back south, toward our destination of Lecce.
I have included a picture of a ...
... doing bills etc. then drove though the towns further south where we enjoyed looking at all the little domed biuldings called ??. Before going to the ferry port at Brindisi we stoped for a couple of hours by the sea to relax and read. Got to port very eary (for our 3am ferry). Dinner in carpark and caught up on trip log ...