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Travel Blogs from Montesilvano
... br> monk had doubts about the real presense of Jesus Chris in the Holy
Eucharist. With doubt in his voice, he said the “Words of Consecration”
and the bread turned into living flesh, and the wine changed into live
blood. The blood coagulated into five globules, corresponding to the
wounds Christ suffered in each hand and foot on the ...
After our relaxing spa treatments last night, we slept in quite late so we decided to stay here another day and catch up on rest. Off season rates are great! We took the car downtown this morning to the waterfront where they constructed a huge bridge that has a walking lane and a cyclist lane over the river. It is quite the structure. All along the chain fence on the bridge were hundreds ...
This city is Italy's window on Croatia. The city of Split is across the water and a ferry boat ride away. The Adriatic is quite lovely. It has the same lovely blues as the Caribbean and it appears that Europeans, especially the Brits, come down this way for the summer sand and resort life. The city has a population of about 450,000 and is a blend of the sand and sun as well as having a marine industry. There is and industrial area and a lot of boats. ...
... then went and stuck a toe in the Adriatic before heading on to our hotel. Arrived safe and sound. It turned out this hotel is also a spa resort. Dianne has just gone to the spa for a manicure and pedicure and I will be joining her in 40 minutes for a massage. With all the driving lately, I am looking forward to that. Not sure where we will end up tomorrow but it will be somewhere on the Amalfi Coast in search of some sunshine ...
... recommended by Sir Fred [we know he is an American but believe he deserves to be knighted for his services to gastronomy]. We now have an equal best meal in Italy. Tagliatelle con funghi e porcini which had us almost drooling after the first mouthful. The mushrooms [lots of different varieties] were simply divine and the dish was complemented by a side dish of grilled aubergine, zucchini and capsicum. We tried to make the dishes last but ...
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet