La Buona Forchetta - Sant' Anna
Travel Blogs from San Giovanni Rotondo
... build a wall to keep them out". Anyway he built this little getaway outside Rome so he had a place to relax when he wasn't busy conquering more peoples and taking more loot. This place was built in the 2nd century AD and it is hard to fathom how they were able to construct such a place. It includes pools, fountains, baths, dining halls, servants' quarters (about a 100 of them), the emperor's living quarters and ...
... Federico took us to watch the Palio di San Giorgo (the annual ox race). We were then invited back for tea. Wonderful people - even our accommodation was paid for. As it was getting dark Federico drove us to the next village Serra Capriola with his friends George and Richard. I will remember this day with fond memories for a very long ...
... building rather quickly. Foggia is la fairly large town located in the region of Puglia (similar to a state in USA), which is next to the region of Molise (where Campobasso is located). We were told that birth information could be found in Foggia for San Severo. However, the gentlemen who assisted us in the government building found in their computer several Damiano surnames, but not back to the 1800s. One man ...
... perhaps once in a hundred days or more, almost akin to the chances of winning the lottery, Signor e Signora seldom have a major fall out. But after the meal perhaps it was inevitable. You might think that I would be torn between the two, my loyalties split, nothing could be further from the truth. I am the sole beneficiary of such discord.
Signora might be first, I recognise the approach and roll on my back ready for the tummy scratching and full body massage. "Bruno, you're the ...
Day 7: San Giovanni Rotondo - Monte Sant’ Angel (*View incorrupt body of Padre Pio)
After celebrating Mass at the tomb of Padre Pio, we tour the
sanctuary, see the old church and the crucifix from which he received
the stigmata in 1918. You will see the confessional where Padre Pio
spent innumerable hours with a ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking