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- Shuttle bus service
- Tennis Court
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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Travel Blogs from Palinuro
... is still a big hotel at the top of the hill with amazing 180 degree views of the coast - but it is now completely derelict. We air wheeled up there to explore and it's a real shame that it is no longer used as it is in a fantastic location - and apparently it used to have a swimming pool on the roof too ! We were also lucky to have another nice sunset down on the beach so yet more sunset photies coming up ...
... As you can see from the map we are on the edge of a national park, so the scenery around us is fantastic, and not what we expected. We headed North, on what can only be described as a "James Bond" type road - lots of wiggles, tunnels, and the obligatory Italian driver overtaking at every opportunity. We visited a small mountain village called Roccagloriosa for a bite of lunch, and then headed on to a little port called ...
... we thought we had booked room only.....and he tells us that the room rate is Euro 20 less than we had been quoted.....fantastic!!
Later we wander onto the seafront and enjoy a good meal, in the open-air, at the Incontro Restaurant. As we are leaving it starts to rain quite heavily....... we shelter for a few minutes then run back to the hotel thankfully without getting too wet!
... but two days was enough, it's not close enough to the coast and if you haven't a car then you are really quite restricted with what you can see and do. It was very kind of our hosts to act as our chauffeurs, but we paid them for it. It wasn't exactly a free service, although we didn't have to pay nearly the same as a specified taxi service. It was a lovely morning as we flew along the back roads and arrived in good time at the station. There was ...
... awe..peace..excitement. Tomorrow Pathworkers from all over the world will join together to dive deeply into the Guide's teachings. And we have this beautiful place to hold it all. So tonight I just feel so much gratitude for my life and everything and everyone that led me to this moment. And once again, I'll be blogging my trip. Feel free to follow along or not, I just really enjoy the process of recording my wanderings. Love, ...