- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... thing has totally gone out the window, not even trying anymore....) we asked where a good gelato place was, went and enjoyed a little sit down then did a bit more window shopping before catching the last ferry back to Salerno at 5:45, it's now dark at that time with the time change unfortunately. Met the same person on the ferry on the way back and had a bit of a conversation in Italian, fun when I can actually communicate, very primitively, with someone. I have no idea what I ...
... on the train with to Pompeii. They were even more irritated with the motorcyclists than we. Needless to say (did we say that correctly Baby Bird) we elected to return by a different route.
Okay now for a bit about Paestum. This place was founded as a Greek colony in the early sixth century BC. Yep, that is a long time ago. Most of it is rubble, but the columns of the Temples remain, and remember these temples had ...
... we thought we had booked room only.....and he tells us that the room rate is Euro 20 less than we had been quoted.....fantastic!!
Later we wander onto the seafront and enjoy a good meal, in the open-air, at the Incontro Restaurant. As we are leaving it starts to rain quite heavily....... we shelter for a few minutes then run back to the hotel thankfully without getting too wet!
... line on its way to Messina. The best bit but also the weirdest was when the train itself boarded the ferry, then we were able to get off, have a beer, stretch our legs and enjoy the views across the bay. The weather was not looking good, quite drizzly and even the odd flash of lightning over Messina. I shall be glad to get to our final tour destination, well final for me, as I then return home, home from Sicily on Friday but there are still three full days ...
... familiar faces, some new faces. Some speak English, some don't! I watched the sun set on the beach, then changed for a late dinner....the Italians eat at 8:30pm here! Yes, I think I can spend a week here before moving on to the rest of the country! I began this journey with quite a bit of apprehension about traveling alone to a foreign country where they don't speak my language, but I made it and the apprehension is melting ...