Hotel Residence Riviera
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... over the ocean that we could make out in the distance (20 miles away?). The morning was cool and the skies started off rather grey. We checked in at the basilica and found Padre Pio’s tomb where we spent about 45 minutes in silence, bathing in peace and tranquility. After we left we found out there would be mass within the hour so we explored a bit and returned for mass. I am amazed at how much Italian ...
... On the way north I was able to slowly embrace this culture, even throwing a few typical Italian hand-out-the-window-with-fingers-in-mam ma-mia-mode -in-disgrace waves along the way.
Making it north toward Rome we made a very out of the way scenic loop of the East coast of Italy to once again visit a beach. Another theme of this year has been going extraordinary passages to sit by ...
Lots to report today. We had one of our best rides yet along the coast from Peschici to Manttinata through Gargano Park. Lots of rolling hills, little traffic and beautiful vistas. Between Manttinata and Manfredonia, our final destination for the day, there only two routes. One is a 2 km tunnel, closed to bikes, and the other is a mountainous road with many switchbacks. Unfortunately the local police had closed the road for a car race. We used ...
... pavement. The bright side was we had to backtrack past the Cheese Wonderland I reported on yesterday, necessitating another stop. I have included a picture of the Cheese Maiden serving us. Much of our 77 kilometer ride today was through a national park along the ocean. Our terminus was the town of Peschici, which is an old town situated on a point overlooking the sea. Our room has a beautiful view. Dinner ...
... and came across an old man collecting snails; he had about 2 gallons so far in a large plastic bag. He was very industrious and excited about the future of his snails. He also knew how we could get to our destination (hint: in the opposite direction). On the way to town, we found a cheese wonderland with aged cheeses, spiced cheeses and barrels of fresh bufala mozzarella. The later of which became our lunch. Things tend to work out. Thank you ...