Traveller Story: Fresh and Flavoursome Italy


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Traveller Story: Fresh and Flavoursome Italy

Pamela travelled on our Italy, the Deep South & Sicily tour in July 2018. She had a wonderful time discovering the regions of Southern Italy and Sicily and loved the unique hotel stays in Alberobello and Matera. Travelling on this tour made for a very special birthday celebration for Pamela this year!



Pamela Dunstall

What tour did you travel on?

Italy, the Deep South & Sicily

When did you travel? 

July, 2018

Who did you travel with?

I travelled on my own

Why did you select this particular tour?

I chose this Albatross tour because of the Special Unique Itinerary, Longer Stays, Small Groups... Ours was 13 people and an All Inclusive Tour... No Optional Extras... Just Perfect.


Have you travelled
with Albatross Tours previously?

No it was my First Time with Albatross and it was a Totally Awesome Tour.

What was your favourite places on your Albatross tour?

The Wow Factor of this Tour was the Accommodation in ALBEROBELLO. So Special and Unique... Staying in your own White Washed TRULLI COTTAGE which were beautifully designed and renovated and set amongst the winding backstreets of this Unbelievable Town... "Truly TRULLI Amazing" ...Memorable In MATERA we stayed in Ancient Cave Grotte which were updated with Modern Amenities.... SASSI CAVES... Cave Dwelling in STYLE.... An Unbelievable Experience... Yabba Dabba Do...

Our MARSALA accommodation was excellent as well... Ambience Plus with the most Yumminess of breakfasts each morning...


What was the most amazing thing you saw or did on your Albatross tour?

Very Memorable was the tour of Mt Etna... A Standout Adventure. I also loved the Seaside Towns in the Puglia Region... Chic Ostuni, Monopoli and Polignano a Mare. Agrigento and the Valley of the Temples and Segesta were Fascinating as well. There were many many more Fabulous Places... Check out the Itinerary.


Tell us about your most memorable moment on tour?

My Birthday was Celebrated "In Style" on the tour in Sicily thanks to our Tour Guide Richard Ellis.

He is Extremely Professional and Competent and Genuinely Cared about each person on the Tour. So when it was MY BIRTHDAY which was celebrated on a Tour of the Zingaro Marine and Nature Reserve he bought a Beautiful Bottle of Prosecco to share with all on the cruise and that evening for dinner he organised a Special Birthday Cake for me... A MAGIC BIRTHDAY... Thanks Richard and CHEERS To You.


What was your favourite meal on tour?

Our "Mediterranean Diet" in all places we visited was Deliciousness Plus...
Fresh and Flavoursome... Simply Superb was Vittorio's Restaurant in Sicily...
The Freshest Seafood in Subtle Sauces... YUMMINESS.
Also a HIGHLIGHT was the Complimentary Wines were of a good quality and quantity.


What advice do you have for anyone interested in travelling on this tour?

Just Do It.... INCREDIBLE and Don't Hesitate as Tour Dates are booked up Early.


Would you recommend this tour to family and friends? If so, why?

I would give this Tour a 5 STAR Rating and I would certainly recommend you to Family, Friends and My Travel Agent... Thanks Albatross for my Memorable Memories...


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