Smeraldo Hotel Cala Gonone
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... up and up there I hope.
Our room at this resort was classified as being within one hotel and the resort had many different "hotels". It's quite a big place, enough so they manage to have the wildlife retreat in the middle and have something like 11 pools and 5 or 6 private beaches. We only visited the one beach that was close to our hotel as we wanted our time there to be more about relaxing and not planning more excursions. However, had we wanted to we could ...
... and has read 7 books so far, which is pretty impressive if you ask me.
That night when we got back to the hotel, the director and the front desk staff were there, wanting to know how it went and if my ATM issue had been resolved. I told them no and they quickly made some calls and arranged for me to go back the next day to meet the bank director. I wasn't holding my breath that it would be effective though.
Luckily that ...
... wildlife reserve. We got to pet our favourite donkey who was always there to greet us and see the boars up close for the first time.
Once back to our room we showered and got ready then headed down to dinner. It was a buffet style type deal and you got your first plate as the antipasti, then your pasta dish, then the next was your meat plate and the last was your dessert. Because we were half-board we also got free table wine and sparkling water, ...
... up against my chair. I wasn't overly happy, but I dealt with it.
Brittany didn't get much sleep that night, she just couldn't get comfortable. I couldn't really either and listened to the playlist on my iPhone 3 times. The boat just got so cold and we couldn't get into our suitcases to get warmer clothes. All I had were the two pashminas I brought with me and Brittany had her jacket and a pashmina she bought in Florence. They just did not ...
25th May 2014, Wednesday
Tom Hanks, Castaway
26th May 2014, Thursday
Parts didn't arrive when expected on Tuesday, the French - no surprise - had a strike on air planes or something which is completely regular over here believe it or not! If it's not the the buses on strike, it's the trains; if not the trains, it's the planes; if not the French its the Italians... But we were dealing with Sweden and ...