Baia dei Turchi
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
Photos of Baia dei Turchi
TripAdvisor Reviews Baia dei Turchi Otranto
Travel Blogs from Otranto
... large bedroom and bathroom has been built on the roof. Carrying the suitcases up the first 25 steps to the first floor (where Fausto lives) was easy, but the further 25 steps are much steeper, and turn corners every 3 or 4 steps - similar to a spiral staircase. On reaching the roof, you can see that the generous house covers just a small area, and there's a large covered section with a table and chairs to seat 8, and a huge expanse of roof garden. I'm including photos and a ...
... Austria, call Christian.
Third, thanks to our friends Dario and Giuseppe at Siciclando Bike tours. They kindly assisted us on this trip with free advice and encouragement. If you ever want to do a bike trip in Italy, call these guys. One tip proved most valuable. They recommended that we use Schwalbe Marathon Plus tires. Wow! We rode over unpaved roads, glass, cobblestones for 1,800 ...
... in 26 days which averages to 71.7 kilometers per day. Or for those of you that are metrically challenged, that is 1,159 miles or 44.3 miles per day.
Another significant stat, and probably more important, is that this fall marks 30 years since Susan and I first met. This trip has been a tremendous way to celebrate that ...
Today we returned to Otranto, which we visited five years ago on our first ever bike trip to Italy. The ride up the coast was gorgeous with rolling hills and sheer cliffs to the ocean; it was some of the best biking terrain we have seen. Otranto brings back very fond memories of time spent here with friends. We stayed in the same five ...
... on tandems. We also hiked up a long set of dual stone steps to the lighthouse and the Basilica of Santa Maria where we attended evening mass; the church was extremely well maintained even if the service in Italian was not that easy to understand. We finished the day with more seafood and a welcome rest at a B&B on the ocean. Thanks for coming along. Pictures of the day attached.