Il Nocchiero Hotel Restaurant
Travel Blogs from Soverato
... the last time I was home: girls ignoring me; many of its people self-absorbed, and unable to ask questions; its cities ugly and sprawling. Maybe I'd live in the Czech Republic, Turkey, Guinea-Bissau, or elsewhere?
-----Maybe I'd make peace with Michigan?
-----An old friend of mine - "little, silly Simona" from Romania - had recently moved to Amorgos to try to make her life here. The island pushed itself from the Aegean Sea abruptly up to ...
"If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears." Cesare Pavese
Our last report was sent from Ostuni before heading back to Ceglie Messapico for lunch at Al Fornello da Ricci. This was one of Sir Fred's recommendations, and confirmed by a number of locals, so we could not resist. The restaurant has a Michelin star and notwithstanding the "bible's" indication that the meals ...
... climbing the Starks to our hotel room. We hung around until dinner, then we went down to the Port (the waterfront), to find some food. We had dinner at this really nice restaurant, that served lots of seafood and lots of pasta! I had fresh pasta with crab. It was really good, and the waiter said I was the best at speaking Italian out of all of us (never letting them forget that!). We had desert, tiramisu, then we went back to the hotel and went to sleep. Bye!
Today we had a lie in and then went to Locri where we looked for the Ancient Greek town where the fortress was. It was amazing. We then went and got some diesel and dad got ripped off so there was a bit of arguing. We then went to the shopping outlet where we had a McDonald's and accessed the wifi. We also called at oriented fashion where I got a top and dress and mum got a little handbag. We thence had a nap and tea and later went out for cocktails. Mum tried the local liquor ...
... 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