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Today we returned to Otranto, which we visited five years ago on our first ever bike trip to Italy. The ride up the coast was gorgeous with rolling hills and sheer cliffs to the ocean; it was some of the best biking terrain we have seen. Otranto brings back very fond memories of time spent here with friends. We stayed in the same five ...
... on tandems. We also hiked up a long set of dual stone steps to the lighthouse and the Basilica of Santa Maria where we attended evening mass; the church was extremely well maintained even if the service in Italian was not that easy to understand. We finished the day with more seafood and a welcome rest at a B&B on the ocean. Thanks for coming along. Pictures of the day attached.
If you think the nightly pin on the map did not move as far today, you are correct. Susan and I are nursing every ounce from the final days of this epic journey. We lounged a little more over breakfast, took more detours, debated the virtues of various restaurant choices a little longer and searched more for the perfect hotel. We have ...
... ride today was right along the coast with almost no traffic. We could ride side by side and talk most of the way. Ultimately we found a nice hotel right on the beach and spent the afternoon sleeping on the beach and then beach combing for shells. Dinner ...
None of us slept very well, as we were comparing notes on "...the mosquito..."night. Each of us started our sleeping below, and one by one adjourned ourselves topside, with pillows, sleep-sacs and duvet covers in hand... These particular Mosquitos did not seem to bother us in the outside night air..... Thank goodness. Regardless of our pesky mosquitos, at 7:00a.m. Milena's engine roared to life, and we were off to a ...