- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... closer ?"........ asked Noel.
Mmmmm, this could be tricky ........So I went into full "convincement" mode: the drive would be spectacular, he would love putting Ronaldo through his paces , probably be a bit like the Monza tracetrack, we could pop into the seaside, have a swim and lunch by the Adriatic, stay overnight in the lovely town of Ascoli Piceno ......As Noel has been known to say "Happy Wife, Happy Life" , he agreed, fulling knowing that he was being ...
... and when we have consumed them we discover he has taken our panniers to our second floor front room. The view of the mountains is fantastic. He offers to wash our bike gear as well. The hotel is just above the town, and there is a stairway leading from the front gate to the main Piazza, where the main road passes through an archway under a clock tower. This is a very old town, quite large with houses arrange along crescent shaped terraced ...
Today we ventured further afield to visit Ascoli Piceno, and explore the old town. We took the little tourist train to get the most out of the visit, which started from the main square - where a lot of the beautiful buildings are built in travertine marble. We also had a chance to try their famous stuffed olives which were yum ...
... this is where people go to get the latest from friends and share an opinion (or 5). We are met immediately by a group of men who know the Zippilis. After a quick rapid volley of Italian we hear "Oh, Cahleefornia!!!!", then we are greeted with handshakes and vibrant smiles. Also in the square is Novello Michetti, second cousin to Lisa's Mom. Smiles and handshakes again as Rita helps to translate. Last stop: the Zippili ...
... and commitment, and what it means to keep one's word. Elizabeth has an amazing sense of humour and she shows it everyday. We often photobomb the ubiquitous Chinese tourists who are constantly posing or jumping in ridiculous photos. We laughed for ages as Chinese girls posed for selfies in front of the altar in St. Peter's Basilica, putting on sunglasses, pouting and posing with peace signs. Elizabeth is a dreamer, often with her head five ...