A trip to Ostuni to see my friends:

Serge, Janine, Farbizio, Elodie, Eva and Ali

August 2007

Ostuni is about 1300Km or a just under 10 hour drive from Geneva...

Great campari orange upon arrival.... and lots of fresh figs

and three wonderful young ladies to greet me!

Next day on the Ionian beach near Porto Cesareo. It's the August 15 th national holiday.

fun on the pedalo...

and

aaahhh nice beach view

It's so nice to relax....

and Happy Hour at sunset

 

Then some fun rides for Ali and Eva

Next day boat trip ... an aussie boat with muscle!

Perfect beach and water and two beautiful girls!

 

The pool (temporary) view and Trulo guest house on the right, fig tree on left

the agrumeto garden in one of the Trulis (and the little meyer lemon tree from New Orleans)

Olive, almond and fig trees.... and trulis, very nice!

 

quick dip in Adriatic followed by hand made fresh water shower

 

Next day tuna trolling with Ali on the way to Otranto...

somewhere in the middle of the Adriatic.

Sunrise after a night on the boat ... delicious café and croissants by the harbor

Santa Maria Leuca with Moorish palace.. we are at the bottom tip of the heel of Italy

we stop to swim and snorkel in the caves nearby

 

...then the 3 hour and 150 mile boat ride back to Brindisi

 

and to close : two happy surf dudes.....from Puglia to SoCal....