Corte dei Greci B & B
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... way to one of the local agents and there answer was 'follow us'..
So we finally got there in the Villa. It is a wunderful place with a relatively well preserved Roman Villa from 300 years AD, with lots of mosiacs. The site is in good shape and they did a decent job in covering the remnants of the villa in a way that gives the impression of the building as it must have been in its original state. But the most fascinating thing are ...
... so long ago.
From there we went to Agrigento which is one of the main archeological sites in Sicily to visit the different temples, some of which are still in excellent shape and much better than what you can see in Greece. Beautiful walk from one side of the area to the other side (about 3 kms uphill in full sun) but worth the effort.
Although the whole area was fascinating one temple in particular was very well preserved.
From there to the ...
Saturday, July 18, 2015.
Today we left the coast for the inland. Crossing the island from south to north to arrive in Monreale on Monday.
Although the day started with some challenges to find the right route, after a while we left OK, for a 500 m climb over a period of 20 km. The good news here is that this is not a very steep hill that you have to beat, but it is and endless 20km of constant climbing. On the way up we met a group of ...
... had to start again.
Wine tasting room, 3 wines with distinctive snack accompaniments, then a video playing introducing you to each wine to, very impressive.
2001 Terre **** 19% with cheese, like a port, dry, smelt great
2003 Targa 19% with cracker & cream cheese, sweetish, smelt great
2013 Grecale, 15.5% with dessert biscuit, far too sweet
Ended up buying a bottle of Targa not sure if it will make it home yet
Drove 2hrs to ...
... views from the top, but also a little windy.
I was worried that Zara might blow off because there was no barrier on the edge.
We sat for awhile and marveled at this amazing natural wonder!
The second interesting attraction was the Valley of the Temples.
This is up on a ridge with many Greek temples and ruins dating from 500 BC.
Very impressive historical ruins.