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Apr 3, 2009 - Just like home

Tuesday 31st March. Left hotel to explore the Gargano peninsular in hazy sunshine with the odd cloud around. Heading to Monte San Angelo the road rose sharply from sea level through a series of hairpin bends which became steeper and steeper the higher we climbed. But it was also becoming mistier. When at last we reached the village visibility had dropped to about 100 metres and droplets were forming on the windscreen. Looking at each other we decided enough was enough so turned around and started back. Quel horreur! Visibility reduced even...

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Apr 3, 2009 - April fools day

Wednesday 1st April. Decided to try out the local transport rather than driving in a large city (remember our fleeting visit to Palermo) and visit the Capo di Monte museum in Naples. Left the hotel at 10.00 am and after walking to the station ten minutes away we organised return train tickets to Naples central station. The train was on time and 57 minutes later we reached our destination only to find that the bus station was at the stop before. If only we had listened to those who had recommended the taxi service! Its pretty obvious where...

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