Travel Blogs from Alba Adriatica
... the walls are full of pictures depicting grand soirees. Ironically it later became the place he was held prisoner during the war when the allies were hiding him from the Germans , and was only accessible by a cable car, but Hitler employed his best secret service agent to perform a daring raid to rescue him. The room where he stayed has been left exactly as I was , and the place is full of ...
... olives and olive oil. Grandson , seven year old Antonio shows us around the animals , the geese and turkeys. They take us to the 500 year old tree that produces the eating olives. It is so laden with fruit that four large stakes have to help support the branches. Antonio junior picks the sunflowers around the field and presents to us . The whole family is delightful.
next we visit the vineyard of Lidia & ...
Another great experience at one of Italy's hidden treasures, Le Marche and more specifically Cossignano. The region is just east of Tuscany, on the Adriatic coast, surrounded by endless green hills, vineyards, sunflowers, and medieval little villages nested on hilltops. Needless to say every sunset was spectacular!! Ok, enough about the view... Ruth, Steve and Charlie (the 4 year old son) were hosting us for a week (lovely British couple). At the ...
... into long think strands and cut them into smaller pieces. Once we finished with the gnocchi we started on the Tiramisu. It is actually surprisingly easy. Nonna had already made large pot of tomatoes sauce as well as some other dishes before we arrived. We have the recipes if anyone is interested.
Next the table was set, the gnocchi was boiled and we sat down to an incredible meal. In addition to ...
It has been a few days since I have updated the blog and my family and I have enjoyed some time in the sun. It has been fun to relax with relatives while talking about anything and everything. Tomorrow is our last day here in Pineto as we make our way back to Rome for our flight home... See you all soon and take ...
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- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility