Etna Bed & Breakfast

Via XII Traversa no. 116, Sicily, 95032, Italy | 1 star b&b
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This 1 star B&B is located on Via XII Traversa no. 116, Sicily.
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Travel Blogs from Sicily

Goodbye Castello Pergine

A travel blog entry by travellingshoes on Aug 05, 2014

10 photos

We took breakfast in the throne room - as you do. We are getting a bit sick of cheese and ham but still eating it. We were sad to leave our royal palace. We had gotten used to the regal atmosphere. This was a treat stay for us. We booked a taxi and went for one last stoll before travelling. We enjoyed our garden and of course took more castle photos before getting into the taxi to travel to Trento to catch ...

We took the high road.

A travel blog entry by travellingshoes on Aug 04, 2014

20 photos

... We settled into bed, Sue earlier than Richard who was booking tickets for our next 2 train rides - Trento to Milan and then Milan to Cinque Terre. It is the busy summer season so there were quite a few seats already sold out. In the middle of the night the storm hit, and what a storm! Hail pelted the windows and the wind roared around the castle. We felt very safe with 3 foot wide stone walls. We feel the house move and windows rattle at home with winds like this but this place was rock ...

We are on our own now....

A travel blog entry by travellingshoes on Aug 03, 2014

22 photos

... reign of Margarete Maultasch, and then to the Emperor Maximilian I. In 1531, it became the property of the Prince-Bishop of Trento Bernardo Cles. In about 1900 it was sold to a German company and underwent some rather hasty refurbishment, which had it turned into a hotel and restaurant. In 1956 it was bought by Mario Oss and still belongs to his family today. The castle boasts two surrounding walls: a Medieval part, comprising ...

Insights from Mario

A travel blog entry by bellrouse on Jul 24, 2014

2 comments

... in English to explain his meaning. We wondered about the many empty old buildings, some just shuttered, others quite dilapidated. He told us that old buildings must be renovated to code, meeting strict building codes and restrictions related to historical remodels. Such remodels, he told us, are too expensive for most owners and Italians. So instead of renovating the old buildings, people build or buy new homes outside of town centers. We asked whether ...

Belluno to Feltre

A travel blog entry by bellrouse on Jul 22, 2014

3 comments, 26 photos

... it became a strategic Roman military center and due to its geographic position the municipium Bellunum became an inexpugnable stronghold, especially after the Zumelle castle was built on the Via Claudia Augusta Altinate. After the fall of the Roman empire and the barbarian invasions, Belluno was ruled by the Lombards and the Carolingian, then by the Ezzelini, by Venice and then by Austria. It was annexed to the ...