- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... ladies, who while they didn't speak English, did very well at communicating with us. It's pretty amazing what can be accomplished with hand gestures and a few words. I filled out a form they had for me in English, and then they copied what I wrote in the spaces from the English form to the Italian form so they could read it. Luckily things had started to move forward, and I've also heard back from my own bank where a formal investigation has been launched. Things are ...
... was fine, but that the machine was not working. After checking my online banking, I noticed that my account was significantly lower that it should be and that it showed an ATM withdrawal.
Luckily, Nathan being a money-whiz, knew what to do. I had to try and call my bank collect and had the number to do so. However, nobody at the resort (with the exception of the spa) spoke English. Many of them wore British flag pins, ...
... terrible and we spent more time trying to find a connection than actually looking at the internet or talking to people.
Our last activity of the day before we hit the hay was a late night swim in the tropical pool across from our room. It was set up to look more like a beach and we thought for sure we would get kicked out, but we didn't. Eventually we went back to the room and crashed for the night - it's hard work being in the sun all day!
... however all the trains to the port were sold out and the only other choices that remained were a 130 euro cab ride or a regional train that didn’t have assigned seats, space for luggage and could very well be way too full for us to even get on. We decided to take the chance and were surprisingly happy with what we got, we definitely lucked out (so no, our organs were not harvested by a con artist). A nicely dressed man arrived at our hotel, helped ...
After lunch I decided to wander in the opposite direction...one of the waiters had told me there was quite a nice beach about 10-15minutes walk if I was keen! It wasn't the nicest of walks I've been on...Definatly not a place you'd want to be after sun down but once I got to the beach it was so worth it! WAVES! First ones id seen in a month...beach was actually closed to swimmers from rough surf but didn't stop many. They even had a lifeguard who ...