B&B Dionisio

Address: Via Ticino 8, Syracuse, Sicily, 96100, Italy | B&B
 
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    To the beach

    A travel blog entry by johan.maes.1426 on Jul 29, 2015

    ... 20 metres into the sea and still stand without any problem.
    So we stayed there for a while, took some dives in the nice water and enjoyed the relaxed life.
    After that we went back to our home and further on to visit Noto (the other street) and found a very nice restaurant. Lots of locals, lots of different dishes from what we used to have and a nice atmosphere.
    With that our journey in Noto is over, tomorrow we leave for the north eastern part...
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    Discovering the area

    A travel blog entry by johan.maes.1426 on Jul 28, 2015

    Tuesday, July 28, 2015



    Today we woke up early to get to Syracuse which is on the Eastern side of the Island. We left our little house early to end up in the middle of a traffic jam close to Syracuse. Despite the traffic we reached a parking spot close to the archeological park an dropped the car there. Temperature was rising already substantially. Although our parking was a good one, it was on the ...

    Further trips from Noto to baroque cities

    A travel blog entry by johan.maes.1426 on Jul 27, 2015

    Baroque day

    Monday, July 27, 2015



    As we are just past the middle of our trip and staying in this place for 4 nights, the plan was to clean out the dirty cloths and do a day of washing. White things went well and things were done in a minimum of time and given the weather dry in a few hours. Colored wash was a different story, all went into the machine, but the machine would never go to the end of ...

    Idyllic Ortygia: Of Legends and Nymphs

    A travel blog entry by crowdywendy on May 06, 2014

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    ... statue of the goddess Athena and which served as a beacon to sailors out to sea. In 1693 an earthquake caused the destruction of most of the Temple and in the 18th century the Baroque Cathedral was built over the site.

    Entrance is free of charge and the Duomo is open daily from 8.00 am. The interior of the cathedral is exquisite and the remains of the 26 Doric columns of the temple of Athena are still in place.

    Just ...

    Day Trip to Syracuse

    A travel blog entry by crystalsims on Jun 10, 2013

    146 photos

    ... Europe. Although, according to an inscription, the temple honored Apollo, Cicero wrote that it was dedicated to Artemis. In either case, the temple was later used as a Byzantine church in 700 AD and later turned into a Mosque, but turned back into a church under the Normans. Unfortunately, the structure was mostly destroyed in an earthquake in 1693.
    The main shopping district of Ortigia begins right after the temple ruins. We soon came ...