How has this ranch rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
TripAdvisor Reviews Agriturismo Costantino Maida
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... so much! Also, not only is the touch screen unit on the backs of the seats pretty short on choices, both mine and Rob's are defective. Movies and TV shows play but the voices all sound like Donald Duck. So I sit here writing and listening to the playlist that Meghan and John loaded onto my ipad for me.
A first for me, I actually think I slept a bit. The headphones must block out some noise and the music must have calmed my usual ...
... as our backdrop. We laughed and cried until we couldn't avoid saying goodbye any longer. I think I've already described what this trip has meant to me in my daily rambles but I have a few last thoughts before we start our long journey home. I will leave here wiser because of my aunts and Alberto's mom and their solid example of perseverance in the face of anything, their dedication to family, their commitment to principles and tradition ...
... hugged me and kissed me and Louise also. He kept saying how fortunate he was to have us there. I think my Zia Maria is starting to dread saying goodbye. She held on to me pretty tight tonight. Tomorrow will be difficult as we will have to leave behind renewed ties (that were already strong to begin with) and bear my aunt's tears, of which there will be many. We have created many new memories that will carry us until next time around. I guess I just have to be happy with ...
... away, we stopped to pick up costumes for tomorrow night's big annual summer party at the house. I've only ever heard about these legendary parties and don't know quite what to expect. The theme this year is "Westerns". Antonio said you could come dressed as a cactus of you wanted, but it basically had to have something to do with the days when there were cowboys. Stay tuned I guess??
The restaurant was truly a gourmet experience. They seated us in a beautiful outdoor ...
... on us (maybe Signora Jack?) didn't seem too happy. Maybe we were interrupting a planned siesta or something. It was a gorgeous place and the Calabrese antipasto and fried calamari were excellent. After driving a bit more, we had Tim (our lovely British GPS voice) direct us to Siderno (which we started calling see Derono) where we veered back northwest to Rosarno and then north to head home. We went through some extremely long tunnels and seemed to ...