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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
TripAdvisor Reviews Palazzo Virgilio Brindisi
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... probably decides whether you may enter depending on how smartly you are dressed. Unfortunately every thing is in Italian, so it can all be a bit overwhelming what you are required to do to progress into the bank. I gave up at one place that refused to let me pass. Probably did not like my shoes. The search for a bank would have to continue in Lecce, which is about 20 minutes by train south of Brindisi.
... with most shops closed. It was much like walking through the set of a spaghetti western just before the show down with the bad guys.
We managed to find one place open where we had Pizza and beer. It was very hot and we were struggling to keep in the shade. After that we headed toward the harbour area. The water was quite clear and we could see what looked like schools of anchovy swimming in the water. I was tempted to jump in ...
... br> We arrived in Brindisi just before 4.30 pm. The apartment that we would be based at was very close to the station. We were very relieved to find that it had airconditioning.
In the evening we wondered into town. The down town area is close to the port area. There was a large ferry moored at the harbour about to depart for Greece.
We found a nice restaurant nearby the Roman Column at the end of the Apian way where we enjoyed a nice bottle ...
... we made it possible. So from one heel to another my dreams came true. The journey included our first long haul bus ride of the trip, 6 hours with one bathroom stop that was pay so I wasn't having that. We arrived at around 9 pm greeted at the bus stop by our couch surfing host Giussepe. Upon our arrival to his home we made home made pasta together, nothing beats fresh noodles, pasta will never be the same. We retired early, pasta late at night makes ...
... and shiny cobblestones. There were some sensational buildings which were all being currently occupied by either business or as people's homes, also some empty. It was very hot with the sun reflecting heat from the shiny stonework. We found the old Roman Amphitheatre and a church adorned with statues of cherubs and religious figures. Finally we needed to sit inside somewhere and have a bite to eat. I spotted a sushi ...