Saurus Hotel

SS 96 Km 84.229, Altamura, Puglia, 70022, Italy | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Altamura

Day at Sea, we are somewhere off the coast of Bari

A travel blog entry by determined34

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... family, friends, food, wine and smoking. With Robert we are lucky, as his mother and father were from neighbouring towns, so we have relative overload. Cousins, maternal and fraternal, if they have passed, visit to the cemetery is a must. Cemetery in Udine - tick, cemetery in Prestento - tick, cemetery in Treviso - will be ticked on our last day. I am dancing on the keyboard in ...

I am sailing, I am sailing, Across the waters

A travel blog entry by smithnet

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... old city was a labyrinth of narrow streets, closed courts and tower houses. Bari was a medieval city founded in the 11th century CE. Many tours were offered for exploring the historical and cultural sights, but we decided to freestyle our visit as the old city was only a short trip by shuttle bus. First stop was the Santa Scolastica Castle, an 11th Century Norman fortification built overlooking the old port. The castle was a buzz ...

Staying in a Sassi

A travel blog entry by joanna.rath

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... the extraordinary city of Matera. Before entering the city we drove to the cliffs on the other side of the ravine for a spectacular view of the city. The whole area is riddled with man made stone caves, or 'Sassi'. The Sassi of Matera, located within the ancient town, are reputed to be the oldest inhabited settlement in Italy and is a UNESCO world heritage listed area; described as the "most outstanding, ...

Onward to alberobello

A travel blog entry by brsant

A long travelling day on the bus today. We left Rome relatively early on the A1 past Naples and Pompeii. Lovely views of Salerno on the way. Arrived in matera, the place where Mel Gibson's Passion of the Christ was filmed. A very old town inhabited by the Capodochians, all built into the rock. ...

May 15 and 16 - Matera

A travel blog entry by kamirob

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... was dug out of the hill. The staff is lovely and after some time to unpack and sort ourselves out they provide a map of the Sassi, some recommendations for restaurants and shops we decide to explore. Since we are at the bottom we must make our way to the top. There is only 2 ways, one way is all stairs and tons of them and the other way is to go to the top floor which is the 2nd floor and take another set of stairs. All these stairs were made many years ago so ...

Location

This hotel, located on SS 96 Km 84.229, Altamura, is near Foresta di Mercadante, Museo Civico di Altamura, and Museo Archeologico Statale di Altamura.
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3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

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