Altarocca Wine Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... the home seat of the Pope and very grand. They have re erected an Egyptian column that was redirected on its way to Constantinople and erected in Circus Maximus around 300AD and was buried and then found and moved to the Basilica around the 1700's . It is the largest in Rome and weighs 455tons. Returned tired after 8 kms of discovery. We spent the evening resting up for our time with Kaye and ...
... fields are very large, occasionally the fields are inter dispersed with walled vine yards. Back at Dream Catcher we cook tea and then upload a lot of photos from Rome onto our blogs. We have been on the road for just over 6 months now, the time is flying past, day to day life is more difficult due the wet and cooler weather, but we are still enjoying discovering new places and meeting new people. Each day really is a new ...
After a hectic weekend, it was nice to have a bit of a break today! I spent the day finishing my unpacking, and then heading down to the cafe with Aunty Savina once she had finished work. The rest of this week is pretty quiet also, due to my Aunty working however on the weekend we're going to Rome which is exciting! ...
... and storage areas. We first saw an underground medieval workshop where olive oil was pressed using donkeys and millstones, then other underground passages and rooms with pigeon roosting holes (the local meat supply). Water was always an issue. We saw an Etruscan well whilst on the underground tour. This was square and just big enough for one person to go down, with hand and footholds dug into the tufa (extremely ...
... a result of volcanic eruption and ongoing erosion, the Etruscans had a highly developed culture and literary history until they finally met with disaster at the hands of the Romans, who, it appears, benefitted from the accumulated knowledge of their foe.
The township is beautiful with narrow lanes, colourful shops and unique local craft and produce, All this under the ...