Victoria Palace Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... we made it possible. So from one heel to another my dreams came true. The journey included our first long haul bus ride of the trip, 6 hours with one bathroom stop that was pay so I wasn't having that. We arrived at around 9 pm greeted at the bus stop by our couch surfing host Giussepe. Upon our arrival to his home we made home made pasta together, nothing beats fresh noodles, pasta will never be the same. We retired early, pasta late at night makes ...
... and shiny cobblestones. There were some sensational buildings which were all being currently occupied by either business or as people's homes, also some empty. It was very hot with the sun reflecting heat from the shiny stonework. We found the old Roman Amphitheatre and a church adorned with statues of cherubs and religious figures. Finally we needed to sit inside somewhere and have a bite to eat. I spotted a sushi ...
Had a 7.15 am breakfast, so Neil went up to have his and got me some "take away" of typical Italian breakfast Meat, cheese, and cake.
Then got ready to climb the hill to go to Lecce. Met the local guide and wandered around the city into churches and piazzas and saw the roman ampitheatre. After the tour we had lunch with Lorraine and Helen just around the corner from the Duomo piazza and I had a panini with buffalo mozzarella, lettuce, tomato and ...
Fast sail all the way over to Otranto and even had the fun of Dolphins playing at the helm. Busy shipping lanes overnight kept us all on our toes and Eric plenty of time to practise his lights. Winds were so favourable we headed on South to M.Saint Di Leuca still arriving by 3pm in time for a cocktail on shore before getting Ellis already for next early departure ...
... ride two or three abreast which gave us a lot of time to catch up with the kids and just chat about the scenery. Their turn-by-turn directions, maps and especially the little direction stickers at every intersection made for very worry-free biking. About 20 kms out of town, Marco and Margot caught up to us in the luggage van and cheered us on. When we got to the next intersection they were waiting for us to take us on a little detour to ...