Hotel Residence Palazzo Baldi
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... The drivers were a mixture of nationalities but the further east, the more impatient. No wonder the the Mesirah Island ferry off the east coast of Oman is complete chaos. Before the ramp was down the all male drivers started to manoeuvre in the tiny limited space, why? Annie
Having managed to get off the boat without someone hitting us, we drove an hour north, having a lovely roadside breakfast at ...
... three and only went inside one - the Duomo in Cathedral Square. Dark, gloomy place it was too - typical baroque style. The Basilica of Santa Croce, considered the emblem of the city, had my favourite scaffolding around it. I really should learn to embrace scaffolding. Adjoining the Basilica of Santa Croce is Palazzo Celestini - a beautiful baroque building that was once a monastery.
Lecce is also notable for its papier mache handicrafts. ...
The following night we also enjoyed dinner at the hotel. Paul had now worked out how to ask for a half litre of wine, and was happy to go with the house red, having given it a thorough assessment the previous evening.
We had bypassed Otranto on the way south, but as it wasn't that far away, as the crow flies, and there were major link roads indicated, popped across for the day. The pleasant walled city on ...
From a distance, either north or south, Gallipoli was a strikingly white town out in the blue of the Mediterranean. Absolutely spectacular.
TT struggled with taking us to the information centre. Miles out. It also wasn't where the town map indicated, LP, and, in fact, was hidden away down a narrow street in the middle of the town. It was indicated accurately in the tourist brochure that ...
... coast guard buildings to the forefront at the seaward side of the cliffs. From the top of the waterfall, ???? steps up, there was a great view of the harbour. Some work was being done on the sea wall, with artifical rocks in the shape of "jacks" scattered in front of the wall to break the motion of the waves.
Still windy, but given the location, not totally unexpected.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed