Giardino Degli Ulivi Resort & Spa
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... it was just a Sunday Festival. After touring the castle and taking pictures we headed to the grotto/ cave of Saint Michele which was our planned destination. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sanctua ry_of_Monte_Sant%27Angelo)
We came to the entry gate and also to the realization that we wouldn't be seeing the grotto. It was utter chaos! We roamed the village a bit longer then headed back to the car ...
... time to head to the market which re-opened at 4:30pm and yes, Italians like Hispanics get an afternoon break where everything closes for a few hours. We found the grocery store with no problem and picked up a few items to enjoy a home cooked meal in our apartment. Tonight we had a chicken pesto penne pasta with green salad, yum. Another lovely day in Italy.
... of the mosaics are taken. They are beautiful. There is also a relic of St. John Paul II. Then we went to Monte Sant'Angelo on the bus. It was up a mountain. St. Michael the Archangel appeared to a bishop in a cave there. We went to the cave. When we got back to San Giovanni Rotondo there was a St. Francis parade because it was the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi. There were several thousand people. Padre Pio was a Capuchin Franciscan ...
Today we woke up and had Mass at 6:30am on top of the roof of the hotel. In the background is the dome of St. Peter's Basilica. Then we went downstairs and had breakfast. Next we got on a bus for 5 hours. On the bus we slept, talked, and prayed the rosary and chaplet. Also, we had a flat tire and we had to pull over and fix it. Then we got back on the road and we ...
We spent the morning in Matera, again exploring the small streets and visiting an area that hasn't been restored in any way. We then drove to the opposite side of the ravine, from where you can see the town and get an idea of just how many caves there are. There were also some here, which must have been inhabited at one time, as there was another cave church and evidence of settling tanks and cisterns for rainwater. We ...