Il Casale delle Arance
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... to Sicily is a four lane freeway which is under construction, reconstruction and repair I would say for a good third of it. It is also a freeway with about 40 tunnels, followed by long loooong high bridges. Basically you run through mountains, then over river valleys and then once in a while drop to flat valley bottoms. Hillside towns run along beside you for part of the way, interspersed with rolling hills of olive groves, some vineyards, the occasional sheep ...
... 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 ...
We visited Zia Giaconda this morning and ended up staying for lunch. She had puréed tomatoes, made meatballs and ordered up some fresh bread in the hopes that we would stay. She said if I helped her, we could have pasta with meatballs and fresh tomato salad so I donned the apron she made me put on and did as I was told! She's still able to boss me around, even at almost 88 years old! The meal was amazing and the tomatoes were as sweet as ...
... 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 ...