No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
TripAdvisor Reviews L'Infiorescenza Syracuse
Travel Blogs from Syracuse
We woke to the alarm clock today at 6.45am and Ang woke to a head cold. We had to get up early - by what's become our standards - to catch the ship excursion at 8am to Mt Etna and a quaint village called Taormina. Another fine sunny day, forecast to be 29'. It was 28' before 9am according to a digital thermometer we saw, but the day didn't feel as hot as prior days. Today was our first ship excursion and the reason for buying it, US$100 each, was because the cruise info. ...
Next stop, navigating the bus system. It's not as easy as you would think. Buses don't necessarily leave from the train station, and they don't leave from the same place either, like one big bus terminus. The lines are poorly marked, but at least the final destination is listed in the window of the bus. Oh, and the ticket offices are a few streets away, not WITH the actual vehicles. After figuring all this out, we had about 5 minutes ...
... is a big ugly train yard. So we came back to the hotel's rooftop terrace with cold drinks and more arancini, and a 3-euro bottle of Sicilian red wine.
Tonight, over a few glasses of deliciously complex, slightly effervescent nectar of the gods (Bacchus in particular), we'll decide what to do with our extra day in the corner of the world, and toast to the fact that we are finally settled.
Cheers to that.
Met at the bus stop by my phone ringing. Roberto piled us all plus bags into his little merc, I was sitting on graham bag.
Apartment lovely but quite a few step, 4th floor. Lucky Roberto carried jen n my bags. Fabulous balcony/roon top patio were we breakfast watching the rich n famous in their yachts.
Only 28/30 here - cool.
Walked to the parque archeologico. Huge greek/roman ruins in the middle of the new city.
roman roads, huge ...
... the actually beach and it was too hot and I didn't have my bathers! Instead i went back home and watched and movie and relaxed for the rest of the afternoon. I skyped Adrian for over an hour but then he had to go to bed because he has work tomorrow. I also talked to Liz and Georgia for a bit which was really nice! It was a bit of a lonely day and it's days like this where I really miss Adrian and just want to come home :(. I went to the supermarket at about 12.30, and got ...