Travel Blogs from Maida
... to the KZN coast. After one or two hairy, scary wrong turns, we found the ferry in San Giovanni and made the 20 minute crossing to Messina in Sicily - very exciting to start the Sicily portion of our trip, if a little apprehensive, as I never know whether the places we book online will be habitable and remotely resemble their descriptions..... will report back soon..... Will also upload pics when I find free ...
... handled the hectic pace so well and a break is very much deserved. They now will have to get stuck into a bit of homework which they are obviously not to keen on but that was the deal that came with the holiday.
We have just wandered around Cerisano looking at the original stone home of the Trozzo family (Davids sister & brother in law). We saw the old school, the original home, the land that the ...
... Cold nights in tents. A mutual hatred between me, a hitchhiker, and the average Italian. Rage. Hitchhiking signs thrown and curses sworn. The "polizia" telling me six times to move from safe hitchhiking spots to dangerous ones.
-----"I cursed with vexation. A policeman! The reasoning of a policeman!" - J.M. Coetzee
-----"nature and reason were sufficient guides for a reasonable animal, as we pretended to be, in showing us what we ought to ...
... complete meal in itself [they got that right]. We followed the antipasti with the restaurant’s signature dessert. A concoction of almond, creamed ricotta and chocolate dribble. The antipasti was accompanied by a white wine from the cellar, every bit as good as any white we had tasted in Italy and with the dessert, a local dessert wine. It was a great meal and the price was far less than we had expected, so a double bonus.
The next day we were ...
... sleep. The next morning (today), we woke up, got dressed, and all that stuff, then we went down to a little balcony overlooking the piazza, for breakfast. We had rich hot chocolate, and white crispy bread rolls. After breakfast, we went down to the wharf, and bought tickets for a boat ride to the 5 Cinque Terre villages. Then we hopped on a boat, and headed out to sea. It was a beautiful day, the sea was blue (actually turquoise), the grass was green, ...
How has this ranch rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet