Villaggio Magic Nicotera
Travel Blogs from Marina di Nicotera
... I asked the Greek. (Do you speak English?) She replied in the affirmative, but said, "a little". We began talking, mostly in Greek.
-----I told her of the girl in my city who looked like her. I spoke slowly, remembering words I'd known eight years ago. She said she was a philosophy student. Oh, really? Great! I asked if she liked Athens. "Katholou!" (Not at all!) "Pos se lene?" (What's your name?) "Maria."
-----We got along well. She would ...
... 12th Century Norman Cathedral; it is also a major mecca for beach lovers. The waters in this area of the Mediterranean – the Tyrrhenian Sea – are relatively clean, turquoise blue and very enticing. We had a great lunch here in Tropea; risotto marinara with a side of roast capsicum. Quite delicious.
Another sea day and aside from lobster for dinner, I had no luck at all. I played Bingo today and the jackpot was $1300 if it went in 54 numbers...well, it didn't. But after 56 numbers I was sitting waiting on one number to yell Bingo for $400...and it was my all time lucky number that I was waiting on...9. I was absolutely CERTAIN that it was a sign that I would win. I was waiting with baited breath...and the 57th number was called...it was...24...and some woman in the ...
... like a Disney movie. All that was missing was the magic talking dolphins, and some fairy dust. We hopped off at the first village, called Riomaggiore. It was a beautiful little place, using dads words: it had cliffs that tumbled down into the turquoise sea, and now dads not describing it to me, because he says I have to use my own words. 'Pretend you're back there, and what do you think of?' He says. 50 year old wisdom. Okay, so, when I pretend I'm ...
... There is so much walking involved and Edie developed a huge blister today even though she was wearing socks and shoes she has had for ages. I think our feet are swollen with the heat. But we are not complaining as we are having wonderful clear weather and seeing some marvelous sights. The evening breeze is wafting over us and we can hear and see the waves breaking on the rocky shore. In ...
- Swimming pool
- Free parking