Travel Blogs from Chieti
... has it that this
is the house in which Mary first prayed the Magnificat, in which Jesus
grew to manhood, and in which the Holy Family lived. Enjoy lunch before
we make our way to Assisi, the hometown of St. Francis, the patron saint
of animals and the environment, and the founder of the Franciscan
Order. We arrive in time for dinner at our ...
Looks like we brought the rain with us...It pretty much has rained on and off all day Drove the coastal road north, but being so wet, we didn't even stop, just used the day to get some distance. Hoping the weather clears soon, as cabin fever is starting to brew!
... nights storm is too much for beach goers. The we made the classic mistake of waiting too long for lunch break and now everything is closed for siesta. Another drive into town to see if we can find anything open. We know there is a McDonald's in the next town as we went there for snack and a coffee earlier today. I needed a cafe. Interestingly there is only one size when you order at McDonald's here. Gil got a milk shake and it was practically tiny. No small, ...
... came across a pool created by snow melt and had a paddle. It was absolutely freezing, but the water was so fresh and clear.
Once we got back, they decided to have a siesta. We had no food and the nearest shop was about 3km walk away. We went to the local butcher and bought some steak which we cooked for them in the evening. They took us out after dinner to the other bar in town and we met some of the locals. One of which was ...
... Lina and Zio Antonio passed away 2 years before our arrival this year and we were all very sad to learn that we would not see them again. We stayed with Remo, Maria-Teresa and Ludovico who were such generous hosts. Seeing them again was fantastic and they opened their home and their hearts to us, just as they did 5 years earlier in 2008. Carmine took us on a ...
Other places to stay in Chieti
Viale Abruzzo, 372, Chieti | 3 star hotelfrom $74
Viale Alcione 188, Chieti | 3 star hotelfrom $112
Via Padre Alessandro Valignani 219, Chieti | 4 star hotelfrom $89
Via Asinio Herio, 20, Chieti | Hotelfrom $77
Via Colle Dell Ara 5, Chieti | Hotelfrom $71
Via S. Francesco D'Assisi 8/10, Chieti | 3 star hotelfrom $87
Via Erasmo Piaggio, Chieti | 4 star hotelfrom $80