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Travel Blogs from Carovigno
... belvedere. It did look really interesting and we wished we had gotten here earlier. Oh well, another trip!
The trip home was a long one and the first time driving into Lanciano after dark. We really feel like we are getting more comfortable with the drive into and out of the city. We got home about 11 pm.
Tomorrow is market day, so we plan to sleep late, go to the market and generally chill out.
... rental was in order. They only had one car left at the Hertz in Monopoli, and it was bigger than I wanted, but they gave it to me for the price of their least expensive model, and as it turns out it was exceptionally good on gas. Their customer service was also exceptional. I'm sorry I dont recall the names of the young gal and her male counterpart that helped me, but they really made things easy. The male even drove the car with me to ...
Mark and Raye are just about to install on above ground swimming pool on the base of an old rainwater cistern. One side has been demolished and the rubble needs clearing. What a team. we shift the lot in less than two hours before the day gets too hot. Shower off the dust and then to the beach for a well earned swim. Lovely sandy bay with clear water. ...
... with people, an ancient three wheel vehicle pushes through with an even older couple inside. Seeing friends the driver starts offering blessings like the Pope. Hoots and cheers from his old mates as the "Popemobile" forces a path through the crowd. We go to the square where festivities are due to end. Pretty lights ...
... were brightly coloured and the lace shops had some intricate work. We walked back to our boat through the back streets where you could get some lovely photos. When we left our Venice haven we walked through the quiet square and streets after watching the porters load our bags onto another boat that headed to our coach. There are 2 columns as you walk into the main area of Venice and our guide reminded us that it is bad luck to walk between them so we all trooped to the ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool