Victor Country Hotel
Travel Blogs from Alberobello
... conical-roof houses are all over this region, but this is the one most oriented to tourists with lots of gift shops. They even charge to go up to their roof top to have a view. So are free, but you walk through the gift shop. Good marketing strategy!
We would have liked to stay longer but we planned to visit a cave-dwelling village about an hour away ( for us it will take longer!)
Matera is in this ...
When I left Yoga in Salento (July 26th) I made my way by train to the city of Monopoli on the Adriatic coast (Zolllino - Lecce - Bari - Monopoli) where I was met by the owner of the B B I would be staying at for several more days so I could explore the Pulgia region north of Lecce. In particular, the places on my radar included the "citta bianca" or white city of Ostuni, the trulli of the Itria valley, centered around the UNESCO ...
... all of which were less than 40 euros (60AUD) and most were less than 20 euros, and we were happy. I happened to become even more happy when I asked about beer (not listed on the "wine" list) and was told that they had some microbrewed southern italian beers.
It wasn't until we tried to read the food menu that we thought we were going to have a bit of fun! A few words stood out, but most of the words seemed to be Italian specific ...
... and different. We then went and got a drink and I ordered a mocktail which was delicious. It then was time to get off the boat and go to Bari. We got off the ship and walked from the port to the main road where there was lots of activity happening. We spotted a litlle, blue train car and asked how much it was. The lady said it was 10 euro and that it would take us on a tour of Bari. We decided ...
Today dad and I played trivia .One question was "What was the signature food of split?" I said banana split but my dad did not believe me but I was right. Lunch time was fantastic! There was chocolate fountains, fairy floss, ice cream, chocolate strawberries, cakes and ice sculptures. Relaxed at pool for the rest of the day and then had dinner. Then went to Fun ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility