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... accepted themselves and made the best of what they had..... Lesson learnt..... Watch this space!
Our siesta was interrupted by a 30-piece brass band playing down our street. Later, on our way to dinner, we saw they were part of a procession for Corpus Domini, which the whole town took part in.....
Dinner was pizza, salad followed by gelato..... What a difficult life!
... all fantastic and with a view of Vesuvius, it really brings it all home. Almost 2000 years of history we are walking on and inside. While tiring walking on the uneven stones, we do it even though Bianca is breaking down near the end. She comes back to life when she sees a shop just outside the grounds. We drive back to Minori without incident.
We eat at Bar Europa which is in the main square. Very nice people, food is OK but not many choices so we ...
... all going to plan. We hop back in the car and begin the precarious drive up to Ravello. No problem! We arrive in a parking area that says 11 Euros an hour - wow – but a friendly parking policemen directs us into a much cheaper area close to the main square. We find a park easily again and walk up to the main square.
Ravello is busy and it is lunchtime, so we have a look at a few shops and the main square, Piazza Vescovado. Then we find a small shop selling basic food ...
... peaches and apricots in June is great.
The day was tinged with sadness too, as we learnt of the passing of Di's children's dad, Kim. He had been ill for some time and although not unexpected, the news still saddened us. Our thoughts and prayers are with Brad, Chad and Kristy at the loss of their Dad.
Just a few pics from Praiano at the moment. More to come.
Love to all.
Di and Pete
... views of the coastline for our return voyage. It was very blustery, but worth it for the great scenery and photo ops. For dinner, we returned to Trattoria da Emilia because the gnocchi really was THAT good. Some of the local wine made it that much tastier. Tomorrow we start to work our way back up north through Italy. The southern part of Italy has been intense: Bright, loud, and hot....but also intensely beautiful. While I don't think ...