Travel Blogs from Tropea
... on que. Sound familiar? In addition to that, the candidate will usually yell a lot and get everyone riled up. The whole town seems to gather to watch it, and I'm pretty sure the entire town stopped and looked at Jen and I as we walked uncomfortably walked through it. I think I even heard him say "tourista". A politician telling everyone how awesome he is...I've heard it already, and we didn't need to speak Italian to understand that. Next! In the morning we walked down to the ...
... had come loose from the engine! Fortunately I had the tools to repair it and after about half an hour I was back on the road. Basically Calabrian roads are not very good and the exhaust had rattled off!
So I headed to Palmi to meet my friends and complete my journey today.
Also the further south you travel the harder it seems to stock up on petrol. I went to two stations where I was told come back in ...
"What are you doing in Greece?" asked my dad, when my parents called me on Christmas Eve. "Your Czech basketball team needs you."
-----In asking me that question, my father - a writer of short fiction, wilderness backpacker, and postal worker - had never been so right.
-----Winter days in my beloved small town of Rymarov, Czech Republic were as precious as gold.
-----The Rymarov Basketball League. Exchanging bounce passes with Ondra, the ...
... next week. I saw a great movie under the stars tonight. The Way, Way Back with Steve Carell. It certainly wasn't a comedy as he is used to being in. In fact, he played a rather nasty character. It really put me in mind of the old movie Little Miss Sunshine. Quite good, all in all. Last of all this evening was the comedy of George Casey. He's from Ireland...need I say more. Well, it's off to bed for some much needed sleep as the next 2 days are going to be long and busy. ...
Hello everyone! Yesterday, we drove from our little hotel, to Genova!I seriously think that that's where they g to the idea for Tintin (that bit when they're trying to get the scroll thingys, right after the opera girl broke the bulletproof glass case.)! It was really cool (except not really, it was boiling hot!). We walked around for a bit, got an ice cream, then hopped back in the rental car, and drove (more driving! :p ) a winding road to La Spezia. ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet