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... also extolled the virtues of the water that cured him of what he called "the only kind of stone I couldn't love." Soon Acqua di Fiuggi was being sent in bottles to all of Europe's royalty. The funny thing is now watching lots of the more senior of years walking around town carrying their thermos flasks and plastic cups having just visited the springs.
... believed them...however we have seen Nice traffic and Amalfi coast traffic and could not think of worse. Well...Rome is worse!!!! With the ZTL ( limited traffic zones) and one ways and scooters and overall chaos...we literally stopped and almost got a cab to lead us there! Alas, we found a parking spot near our hotel and just took it! We packed for one night and made our way to Piazza Della Scala, where we stayed at hotel Campo De Fiori. It was a goos location but not the best ...
... drive up the mountain. If you are afraid of heights or switchbacks this drive is not for you. The views across the valleys are stunning. You can see why this was such a strategic spot in the war and that led to the abbey's unfortunate destruction. The rebuilding process started soon after the war ended and the results are spectacular. The mosaics, the marbles, the architecture all seem ...
... a monument to their sacrifice and built a cemetery for their soldiers who died there.
General Anders and his wife Irena were later interred there after their deaths in London in 1970 and 2010 respectively.
Whilst we were there, 3 bus loads of Polish Pilgrims were present and requieme mass was being celebrated for their Polish sons - ...
... impressed but you wouldn't know the story and history of these places. We left about 11.30 and headed to Brindisi for our overnight ferry ride to Patras (Greece). Arrived about 3.30 had to take all our luggage off the coach as we pick up another coach on the Greek side. Went through customs and border check. Wow! What a ferry massive. Carries containers, semi's, cars, people and whatever else you want. Must be at least 40 semi's that I saw. Carries 26,000 tons, has ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center