Abruzzo Journals

Vacation in Italy

An April 2005 trip to Abruzzo by Alifay

Quote: I went to visit my daughter, who lives in Villa Zaccheo, not far from Teramo. She has lived there with her Italian husband and 2 sons, for 3 years.

Vacation in Italy

Overview

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The most memorable moment was spending the last night of our trip, in Rome, with our son-in-law's family. Since they lived outside Rome, we needed to catch a train into Rome to see some of the sights, but did not know how to get to the nearest train station. So, we were escorted by my son-in-law's brother, on his bicycle, through rush hour traffic going a mere 15-20 miles an hour until we reached the train station. We laughed most of the way, as everyone honked at us because we wouldn't pass the bicycle, and probably wondered who these crazy people were and who in the world was riding the bicycle we were following. What an experience! Then, while at the Saturday market in Teramo, and elderly man appro...Read More

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Alifay

Alifay
Antioch, California