Orto di Roma
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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It rained on our last day at Spannochia, which was fine except we were trying to finish a little laundry. There are seriously no dryers anywhere on the estate so we ended up having to pack wet clothes. We packed and played cards, and during the breaks in the rain we walked around the property trying to see anything we may have missed. The sun came …
... We followed the driver (Carlos) to the carpark where we climbed into the new Audi A8 that was waiting. Now this is my idea of an airport transfer.
It goes pretty well too, as was evident by the fact that he drove at 150kph for much of the way to the hotel.
It was late (almost midnight) and he clearly wanted to get home.
We arrived at our accommodation - the Hotel Hiberia - alive!
Being so ...
... like the Solo man, and gave a grouchy, middle-aged bloke a very firm "EH SCUSI!!" when he wouldn't budge and prevented others from doing so, too. There was 5m of clear space behind him and that was ours. We got it in the end.
Late arvo was then spent tidying a few little things and being Mediterranean with a few siestas. Liam is playing Angry Birds on my phone while Eva has had a nap and Juls is doing her thing after snoring herself awake with the iron and cleaner ...
... enough to arrive just in time for mass in one of the smaller chapels. It was in Italian and it was nice to just stop and say a prayer for our family and friends back home.
After Vatican City it was time for lunch and then more walking, the goal was to get to Trevi Fountain and have some gellato while enjoying the sights. Well, that was the goal of a few other thousand people as well so yes we had gelatto, yes we saw the Trevi Fountain, no ...
... walk - found gluten-free shop in next street - cafe for lunch in Via Veneto - about limit for Gini to walk - nice lunch - Christian and I had posh hamburgers. Hotel has pool and gym in basement - no one else was using - Nicki and Christian had swim in afternoon. Nicki and Christian got pizza for tea. They were not back by 8pm so I went for walk. Nicki went for separate walk later - including Spanish Steps and Trevi ...