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Travel Blogs from Rodi Garganico
Puglia is the antithesis of Amalfi. It's unassuming and laid back – no upscale shops, no celebrity sightings. The town of Peschici is simple and charming. It’s the kind of place that feels comfortable and familiar, a place that you can dig into and enjoy. The women wash laundry by hand and proudly hang it on lines outside their homes. Children ride scooters up and down the streets with their dogs not far behind. One ...
... fruit and olives. Restocked, we set off for the southern shore of the Gargano. Our plan was to travel along the coastal road counter-clockwise, bypassing Manfredonia, stopping in Vieste, and passing through Peschici on the way to our hotel - west of Rodi Garganico. Along the way we saw our first coastal fish farm and our first cactus farm (all planted in neat rows). The trip along the coast, including stops for photos, a walk around Vieste, and side ...
... even more out of this World. After the second cable car ride we reached the massive height of 3842m - feeling like Roman Gods, we peered through what little cloud there were, down on to the mortals below. Spread out all around us, like a grey and white jagged carpet, was the Italian and, in part, French alps. A simply stunning view and experience, and a must in any trip to the area. During Summer you are able to walk higher still (another 100m or so) along a small ...
... It was all excellent. When in doubt of what to get on a menu, ask the chef what he recommends! He also brought us his special desert to share. He was fun to talk to, and Tom got his cookbook, which he signed for him.
After leaving Monte Sant Angelo, we drove to a winery on the way to Bari. Tom had communicated with Luigi by email and set up an appointment for a wine tasting at 5:00.
... is not accustomed to these conditions, me a little more. But the Summit unfolds until the fog cover.
At The top, Aeolus blows from all cardinal points, using the Terminal-cairn-Summit for us ,time to savor our frugal meal but super delicious.
The mist envelope us ...
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