- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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Thursday, October 30, 2014
We had another great day. Slower start and then we drove firstly to Ostuni – this is a white hilltop town about 30 minutes south from Alberobello. BTW Alberobello means beautiful tree and there are sure plenty round here. Craig and I first saw Ostuni from a distance on the train and I was very keen to see it. The drive was lovely even with the rain, and along the way we saw many very old olive trees with very thick trunks. After parking we ...
... I recall. We did eventually reach the church, which has retained its Romanesque-Norman portal and rose window, although many Baroque additions were made in the early 18th century. It was tantalising to see it, and we were dying (well, not quite) to get in, but it was firmly closed. Like many treasures around Lecce, neither its presence nor its opening hours is advertised! The cemetery is huge, and tenor Tito Schipa's impressive black marble tomb was in a prominent position. He's ...
... parks, but always to adventure. Her unwavering faith in me on this trip and in life have sustained me even when I doubted.
Second, thanks to Christian at Crazybikez.com in Innsbruck for the used rental bikes he sold us for this trip. They performed flawlessly. Christian prepped the bikes, supplied tool kits and was very patient with my many questions via email. If you ever need rental ...
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.
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... at the end. Guy is instantly dispatched to find out whether the third berth comes with or without a Greek lorry driver. OK... so it's without... instantly the towel on our non-existent guest's berth is on the floor beside Hilli's chosen hammock. The relief provided by the removal of the threat of carpet-touching brings the evening's first glimmer of a smile! A bottle of red wine, some creeeps and a comprehensive victory at Grandma's rummy and ...