Villa Sant'Alfonso Apartments
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... THAT WAS INTERESTING!
The road is totally curvy- blind corners and so narrow. At one point it blocked and the police had to sort the clogged traffic out.
We have now arrived at our 4 night accommodation –very high on the hill overlooking a gob-smacking view and out to the coast… Of course the room is miniscule but has a small balcony. It took some re-arranging of furniture in order to ...
... about 20,000 people and had been settled in about 600BC. The Romans took it over in about 100BC but the town planning and facilities had actually been developed by Greeks. When the Romans took over, they continued to develop the city using the Greek ideas and building techniques, only changing the language to latin. Clever people were those early Greeks. The city was covered by volcanic ash over a period of three days and all the people perished, either ...
... so we could still hear him but wander around rather than stick with him and still struggle to hear him - let alone understand him.
Remains of 3 old Greek temples all very impressive.
Duroc temple early Greek
Apollo a Temple also called Poseidon temple 450BC
Your voice was naturally amplified by the way the stones were laid. The Greeks were so clever then - not so sure now judging by the Greek ...
... the launderette before dinner. Without the audio guide, we would not have guessed we were looking at a launderette.....there were three interconnecting vats on descending platforms such that the water flowed from one to the other, but no drain plug so they had to be emptied by bucket. They washed the clothes in a mix of water and urine, I repeat, urine!! Apparently urine was a very precious commodity! Rich in ammonia, it is a very good ...
... it had sharp pinchers.
- It was so hot that I had at least 20 lemon granitas to cool down. Lemons are grown in this area and the granitas are made with real lemons.
- We went to a dinner show and we listened and danced to Italian music
- We also went to a cooking class and made homemade pizza
- On Friday we went to Capri by ...