Aquapetra Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Telese Terme
... the thermos doubling as a tea or coffee pot!
Arrived in Naples to find the roads from the dockland area controlled by police. Not quite sure what the problem was, but in spite of that, access onto the autostrada, and heading in the right direction was accomplished smoothly. Sigh of relief!
Just returned from a lovely "quick trip" weekend about. 1.25 hours from our place in Baia. We went Saturday at 3:00 and returned about 2:30 Sunday because we had great lunch plans with neighbors. The name Solopaca comes from its 11th century name “Surrupaca” which literally means “opaque sun”. This has been interpreted as a land with a lot of sun or paese del sole which has inevitably led to its destiny as the most intensely cultivated viticulture zone ...
... ash and volcanic gravel! The walk is easy but can be a bit slippery with all the loose gravel!
The view from the top is definitely worth the climb! In one direction you have the view down into the crater which is steaming lightly and the other the bay of Naples stretches before you across to the island of ...
... individual residences.
Anyway, we had a really good time. And we occasionally would see little lizards skittering over the stones. :) We ended our tour in the auditorium they used for the gladiators. Then we walked back out to the main entrance and caught the metro back to the part of town we'd started in.
We found a McDonald's to try and post to the blog. Imagine if McDs got full of itself and decided to be a food court. That is where we were. ...
... only individuals to eat at this time, we had lived off of nuts and cappuccinos the whole day--thus the 5 o'clock dinner was necessary)… Feeling hopeless, tired, desperate, and hungry, we were lucky enough to walk up to a place on the water that was owned by a generous italian man who welcomed us into his restaurant and eased our grumbling stomachs with bruschetta, the famous Neapolitan pizza and a bowl of ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking