Stella Maris Hotel Ristorante
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... EuroStar Italia FRECCIARGENTO from Roma to Brindisi, direction Lecce (14:50-19:48)
Shopping shorts because of the hot weather (39C or 102F)
Had some drinks at a little bar downtown Grottaglie
Most of the shops have a break at 12pm and open in the afternoon at 4pm.
Eating out starts around 9pm.
2 August 2015
... Castle. Michael and I want to take one of those leaning tower of Pisa photos so he adjusts me to sit on the castle. Despite many attempts we didn't get the desired effect but we did get one big butt! photo which was observed by the rest of the group unbeknownst to us! My sweet brother and sister decided it would be fun for the world to see so they posted it on FB without us realising! Very very sneaky and cheeky. Once we finished exploring we came across a few ...
We are staying in a cave which is part of the old city of Matera. There are three sections to the room with all mod cons but within the original walls where people have lived for centuries. Lovely stone bath with plenty of hot water. Much appreciated after the long journey. Fascinating.
I slept for two hours after ...
... hours drive and we arrive in Taormina. Coach parked in the coach park after a long climb up the hill zig zagging along the road. The coach park entrance is hardly wide enough for the coach to go through (only an inch each side) a magnificent piece of driving!
Took our hand luggage up 7 floors and then climbed up to the Hotel Excelsior Palace perched on the top of the hill with magnificent views.
Settled into our "normal" ...
... for sore throats. He has pistules on it so know he needs antibiotics.
We have had a very lazy day, sitting outside our cave this morning with my leg up and ice on it and the occasional snooze. Did the washing too but not having much success with drying it!
It's now pouring with rain and thunderstorms which are quite magnificent sitting up here overlooking the ravine.