Hotel del Lago
Travel Blogs from Crotone
... the previous day, and felt a closer look was needed. The road wound up the mountain top, and even though TT and the road signs indicated we could drive further, didn't. Thank heavens.
Walked up, around and through the castello. As with all these structures, a battered and blodied history. Its in an ongoing state of restoration, but still worth the visit. After paying our entry fee, there were no other tourists, so our blackened tongues didn't matter.
... on a vintage Vespa going in the opposite direction. Then he saw another and yet another.
Curiosity piqued he turned the PX125 around and followed them down a side road and stumbled upon a meeting of Vespa Club Maddaloni.
"They could not have made me more welcome," said Paul. Bread, salami and wine was proffered and gratefully accepted as our Mod told English-speaking Tony Antinozzi ...
... cloud cover as we were so high up in the mountains. Very excited as the only other time us Giffords had been through the clouds was in a Boeing 777! We arrived around 5pm and met Enzos cousin Rosanna who had prepared the house for us. We had dinner at her house and am now sitting by the fire as it is quite cool here in the mountains. We are having a day or so of doing very little as we have packed so much into each day so far. The ...
... direction changed and started to blow fairly strongly, so we started the motor and hauled in the Genoa. With just the main to balance the boat we were now in a one and a half meter swell in a choppy sea. The surprising thing was that Kathie was not in the slightest bit sea sick as we headed for the port entrance.
The small port of Ciro was almost completely full, mainly with local fishing boats; we slowly motored in and found just one possible ...
At breakfast this morning, one of the English girls had her handbag stolen in the breakfast room right under the other guests noses. Nobody actually saw anything and the bag was not recovered. Hope she didn't have her passport in it. A small group of 8 of us left the hotel at 9.15 and were transferred down to the port were we had to wait until 10.00 when the cruise boat left. Most of it was open to the sun with ...
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