Giardino Degli Ulivi Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Margherita di Savoia
... are some private meeting rooms and three specialty restaurants. In the very back (Aft), is the balcony of the big theater that hosts the nightly show. We like to eat breakfast on the 12th floor. It has a huge buffet with lots of delicious food. The 12th deck also has two pools, four jacuzzis and lots of music. Toni likes to eat dinner in a formal dinning room on the 6th floor. I feel increadebly spoiled. :) No shopping, cooking nor cleaning, ...
We traveled all the way across Italy to the eastern Adriatic coast to the town of Vieste on Wednesday. On the way we stopped to see Hadrian's Villa just outside of Rome near Tivoli. If you recall Hadrian was the dude who built the Pantheon and the wall across the northern edge of the Roman Empire in England to protect the Romans from invading Celts. This is the origin of the old expression that "if you can't beat ...
... might be one of the best examples.
Everything was free for two nights, as long as Signor e Signora booked into the restaurant for Sunday lunch at €39 a head. What could go wrong?
Signora, bless her soul, is developing a life of piety. Whenever asked, for instance, on her nutritional preferences, she will extoll with a flourish of arms, the virtues of vegetables, no fish or meat, just lots of vegetables and only a glass of wine. Such was the case, when Signora booked ...
Day 7: San Giovanni Rotondo - Monte Sant’ Angel (*View incorrupt body of Padre Pio)
After celebrating Mass at the tomb of Padre Pio, we tour the
sanctuary, see the old church and the crucifix from which he received
the stigmata in 1918. You will see the confessional where Padre Pio
spent innumerable hours with a ...
... We did learn however that Siesta in southern Italy is way more intense than in Rome. In Rome Siesta ends at 4:30, in Barletta it ends at 5:30! We had dinner that night at a fancy restaurant where this MASSIVE family was having an 80th birthday party for an 80 year old bachelor. He was with his 5 living siblings out of six, each having five children each and grandchildren. Professor Bonanno had us give a toast to this guy we don't know ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility