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... a nice and open square (who wants to eat in an open square in the middle of the sun at 35 degrees ?
We strolled through the village and then went to the beach.
Beaching seems to be a life style for most Sicilians, after some extensive searching we found a nice spot, where there were not too many weeds in the sea and installed ourselves amongst the locals.
The sea was beautiful, the water was warm - really warm- beach was sandy and you could walk for ...
... we took the bus to Ortegia, which is the old part of Syracuse with a number of churches (had you thought differently) a number of palazzos, (had you thought differently) and small and dark streets with room for a scooter at best, but where the Sicilians would drive a car. It was a good idea to use the bus to get there as the streets where very small and traffic was limited. The walk was nice and specifically the ...
... for the parking then, but the downside is that is deadly hot at that time. Modica is one of these towns like Ragusa where we have an old and a new part – all related to the same quake. Lots of churches, lots of stairs in the city, long walks up and down and damn difficult to get a nice picture of the nice things you see. We had lunch in a small place with a typical Modican dish (some kind of pizza but rolled with ...
... and then crumbed and a soup of mussels in wine and fresh tomato passata. And such a character she was with her 4 wk old puppy asleep in a basket next to her desk and talking to a stray cat telling him she would have fish scraps to give him.
Another walk after lunch round the waterfront and I spotted the young guy in a wheelchair who we heard playing a mean mouth harp and singing cool blues yesterday, gave him ...
... just be a sandwich shop, so I didn’t stop there as I wanted more of a "substantial" lunch. I had a quick look at Zsa but figured I might be dining there again tonight so wanted to try a different restaurant.
On my way back to the Piazza in front of the Duomo, I encountered a wedding group which had about four Photographers and a Videoographer. I walked up to the Bride and Groom, and said “Auguri” ("best wishes"), at which point ...