Salento al Mare
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... crudo (for a local flavour!) - my first eggs for 5 weeks! We've had wonderful vegetables from the local market - baby beans, baby eggplant, and zucchini with their flowers, fragrant fresh oregano, a variety of breads, cheese, local (Salento) wines and olive oil. But we've also had some lovely meals at cafés and restaurants. As part of an interesting 'cucina povera' meal, I enjoyed pasta noodles, fried (!), with chickpeas - it was filling and tasty, though ...
... parks, but always to adventure. Her unwavering faith in me on this trip and in life have sustained me even when I doubted.
Second, thanks to Christian at Crazybikez.com in Innsbruck for the used rental bikes he sold us for this trip. They performed flawlessly. Christian prepped the bikes, supplied tool kits and was very patient with my many questions via email. If you ever need rental ...
... 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 ...
... palace with just nine rooms and is located inside the old fortified citadel. We finished the day with a wonderful seafood dinner.
But our return to Otranto brings other more somber reflections. Otranto is also home to a vast cathedral, consecrated in 1088, which houses a memorial to 813 Christian men beheaded by the ...
... 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.