Park Hotel Alcione
Travel Blogs from Francavilla Al Mare
... that irresistible smell. Usually most of the fat has melted away when they are ready to eat but they certainly won’t be fat-free. Don’t let that stop you, eat them anyway. Grab the skewer in your hands and tear or slide the meat off with your teeth. We had to order an extra bundle ! delicimo!
Once home it's final night and we don't want to carry the booze any further so it's an assault on ...
It has been a few days since I have updated the blog and my family and I have enjoyed some time in the sun. It has been fun to relax with relatives while talking about anything and everything. Tomorrow is our last day here in Pineto as we make our way back to Rome for our flight home... See you all soon and take ...
... nights storm is too much for beach goers. The we made the classic mistake of waiting too long for lunch break and now everything is closed for siesta. Another drive into town to see if we can find anything open. We know there is a McDonald's in the next town as we went there for snack and a coffee earlier today. I needed a cafe. Interestingly there is only one size when you order at McDonald's here. Gil got a milk shake and it was practically tiny. No small, ...
... had a good dinner. We met some folks who moved here from London who offered us any help they could provide. Nice folks everywhere.
Anna you will appreciate this,: we miss Cinzia!!!!!
We are next to a farm operation on one side and the field on the other side has olive trees among the wheat, grapes near the bottom and a pond below. Sunday they harvested the wheat. A ...
... and oncoming cars move over. We have heard almost no horn blowing and have not seen a single traffic incident in many kilometers of driving. I would say that driving here is very 'cooperative' rather than 'crazy'. I agree, Gene, cooperative is a good term, we moved over for a farmer in a truck and he stopped next to us worried we had moved over into a ditch, well at least that is what it seemed like, fast paced Italian.
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service