Hotel Vittoria Resort & Spa
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Travel Blogs from Otranto
... in Lecce shortly after 11 am. Lecce is a medieval city full of wonderful sandstone buildings and narrow stone cobbled streets. It also has a large university and its own football team. The city has existed for over 2500 years in one form or another. It was at one stage inhabited by the Romans. The city has several magnificent baroque style churches (the Piazza Duomo and the Basilica di Santa Croce we later visited in ...
Two short months ago I was living in the town that looks of a heel (Kimmirut) in the far far away Arctic, falling through snow taller than my knees, dreaming of the perfect Italian experience not knowing where and if it would come. We had little intentions of actually making it too much further south in Italy than Amalfi when we set out on this journey but after asking several Italians where to go and all of them staying Puglia (the region in the heel of ...
... 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 ...
... Neil had a caprese salad (buffalo mozzarella and sliced tomatoes). I had an aperol spritz and Neil had a beer.
Then we moved onto our meeting place for the coach. Onto La Citta Bianca, where we climbed up to the Duomo Piazza. Didn't think much of this place, think they just thought of it as they needed to pad out the day. Everyone would have preferred to go back to their Trulli Cottage and have a rest!
Wanted to get into La Cantina but booked ...
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 ...