Residence Varantur Hotel
Travel Blogs from Cagnano Varano
... build a wall to keep them out". Anyway he built this little getaway outside Rome so he had a place to relax when he wasn't busy conquering more peoples and taking more loot. This place was built in the 2nd century AD and it is hard to fathom how they were able to construct such a place. It includes pools, fountains, baths, dining halls, servants' quarters (about a 100 of them), the emperor's living quarters and ...
Barb and Grant,s friend Federico invited us to his village, Chieuti, to watch the annual ox race named the Palio di San Giorgo. Chieuta is a village on the east coast at about the same level as Rome. It took about 4 hours' drive from Marina di Camerota through some wonderful countryside. Federico and Anna Marie (his wife) made us ...
... a photo on the Internet and posting it on this blog.
Eventually we stopped in the town of Termini next to the Adriatic Sea. It was cold and windy, but I took a picture of two people wind surfing. If you increase the size of the picture, you will be able to see them. As far as food goes, the one pizzeria we saw there was closed! We decided to head back to Campobasso and wait for dinner at 8:00pm!
We discovered it on the internet as a motorhome stop over but it is much, much more than that. At the centre of the estate, a large whitewashed farmhouse with flowering camellias in a sheltered courtyard, down below, cellars with brick vaulted ceilings and beyond terraced gardens with herbs, lemons and oranges. In addition, an acclaimed restaurant that serves traditional Puglian recipes. There is a push in southern Italy to get farmers and estates to get into "agriturismo" ...
... grotto, seeking the
protection of St Michael. Following lunch, take in the panoramic view
of the ocean and the surrounding countryside awaits you at this most
celebrated shrine of early Christianity, a shrine consecrated by St
Michael himself in 490. Return to San Giovanni for devotions,
reflection, and a restful ...
- Swimming pool
- Free parking