Grand Hotel Leon d'Oro
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We enjoy our hotel breakfast in the cool air conditioned comfort of the the hotel. Most of us had a disturbed nights sleep due to the air conditioning cutting in and out all night. We've resigned ourselves to the fact that restful, quiet and peaceful sleep are words we will hopefully use once back home in Australia as hard as rock beds, pillows, noisey air conditioners and ...
... the dead person all night, each taking turns to sit with her until the burial the next day. The funeral is to be at 4 pm tomorrow. We leave and take Ben and Kylie to the Tuc as its their last night with us. We enjoy a wonderful meal each of us ordering something different. It's a great night and we see our cousin Giuseppe who invites us all for pizza for Friday night.
It's another late night in our Italian summer ... Buona Notte Zia Virginia.
• drove ~4hrs to Bari (where we the ferry departs from) • had lunch with the 3 girls, vanessa, lauren, alex, elise, jamie and erin • menu was in italian so just got pizza - only thing i could understand! • overnight ferry to corfu - saw the sunset on the deck, then went to bed around ...
... we embark. Suckers.
There were a few English speakers ahead of me in the check in line. They had Canadian flags sewn onto their backpacks. It's a common tactic to avoid being ID'd as an American in a world where people might not like that. Still disgraceful, I thought. Then I saw their Canadian passports. These guys are taking it to the next level.
It's been fun, Bari, but I'm ready to leave. Next stop: Patras, Greece. Poseidon, take the ...
... asked her to keep the change.
So I'm here for the night. Things could be worse. It's nice to finally shower and recharge devices both electronic and fleshy, and to sleep in a real bed. Naxos can wait one more day. Now to find dinner...
New ferry info:
Bari - Patras
June 22, 7:30 PM
Pireaus - Naxos (SeaJets)
June 24, 7:01 AM
SeaJets ref: xxxxxxxx
SeaJets ticket: ...