Masseria Corda Di Lana Hotel & Resort
Travel Blogs from Leverano
... a promised ice cream. Anyone who thinks that a Cornetto is an Italian style ice cream has not been to Italy! The choice of flavours is incredible, with more being put on display from the kitchen while we dither over our choices. I go down a fairly predictable chocolate route and we all sit in the square, trying not to get covered in melting ice cream, in my case ...
... there so Mark has provided the sat nav coordinates. Marvellous! I arrive in a field somewhere near San Michele. Definitely not their house! Backtracking I try several little roads that look hopeful but are not. Lunchtime now and getting a bit hot. I do not have a mobile, Patrick's is now in the UK. I decide to enlist local help. I have spent many years improving my French and had a moderately respectable ...
We arrived at Brindisi at around 8.30 after a bit if a hot night on the boat. The ferry was OK but the AC in the cabin was poor, though a man said it could have been changed; maybe.... The cabin itself was good and the crossing smooth but it was bit a short hot night. Getting off the boat was also slow, not helped but unbelievably stupid lot who managed to have an accident on the boat deck due to impatience.... ...
... Renaissance period of architecture that was all straight lines and asymmetrical, the baroque period used a style that went totally against this - twisted columns; windows on balconies that are off-centre to the arch it was intended to co-exist with; slopping balconies; churches with a fašade that has nothing behind it.
The guide also informed us that when the old city was restored in the mid-20th century, the powers that be of Lecce placed ...
... condition were having some repair work done. We then discovered we were the hotels ONLY guests. We subsequently discovered that the "season" didn't start till June, so many attractions may not open till then......... That might also apply to a significant number of hotels!
As we were out of a village, ate at the hotel restaurant each night. The restaurant was set up ready to receive 100's, with just us. Needless to ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services