Kings Residence Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
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Travel Blogs from Palinuro
... on the train with to Pompeii. They were even more irritated with the motorcyclists than we. Needless to say (did we say that correctly Baby Bird) we elected to return by a different route.
Okay now for a bit about Paestum. This place was founded as a Greek colony in the early sixth century BC. Yep, that is a long time ago. Most of it is rubble, but the columns of the Temples remain, and remember these temples had ...
... but again, not worth repeating here, even if I could in all its colorful detail, e.g., the myth of Sisyphus, those involving Herakles. Suffice it to say I was in my element.
The preservation of these monuments was a unique accident of history. When the Roman Empire went into decline, maintenance of the canals that drained this coastal plateau silted up, the land ...
... speed of talking and dialect were difficult for us to unserstand, it was rather difficult! We then went for a walk along the seafront and into the town centre to see what restaurants would be available for dinner..........thankfully there appeared to be a choice of 2 or 3. On our return to the hotel we were met by the owner who confirmed that their restaurant would not be open for ...
... line on its way to Messina. The best bit but also the weirdest was when the train itself boarded the ferry, then we were able to get off, have a beer, stretch our legs and enjoy the views across the bay. The weather was not looking good, quite drizzly and even the odd flash of lightning over Messina. I shall be glad to get to our final tour destination, well final for me, as I then return home, home from Sicily on Friday but there are still three full days ...
... It was hard to find an English speaking person and when I did they sent me in the wrong direction a couple times. Eventually, I met up with my group and we found our bus and had a two and a half hour ride through southern Italy to our hotel. Sometimes napping, sometimes taking in the view, it was a nice ride. Big mountains, steep hillsides that spill into the Mediterranean, orchards and vineyards, picturesque bridges and old ...