Naif

Address: Via Carlo Forlanini 3/H, Syracuse, Sicily, 96100, Italy | B&B
 
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Travel Blogs from Syracuse

The Right Way and the Sicilian Way

A travel blog entry by steverino on Oct 25, 2015

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... br> The Right Way to Build a City: Find a really flat area. Since that's likely to be farmland, tear out the fruit trees and plow under the row crops. We can always get our food from really exotic, faraway places like Chile and the Central Valley. Why do you think God invented deisel 18 wheelers, anyway? Build your city. Since your really flat former farmland got that way because the river that created ...

The BaroqueTowns of Southeast Sicily

A travel blog entry by steverino on Oct 24, 2015

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... independence thing and spur-of-the-moment decision-making do provide a different kind of freedom in travel.



Our car is a Lancia Ypsilon. Twelve-hundred cc's of brute power (just don't turn on the AC if you want to make it up the next hill). Not nearly as much fun to drive as the equally under-powered Fiat Punto we rented in Tuscany way back in 1998 (it had ...

Siracusa

A travel blog entry by steverino on Oct 23, 2015

1 comment, 14 photos

... the many shops catering to visitors. We liked several paintings gracing the walls of our B&B by a guy named Fiore (means Flower in Italian). Some of the paintings were on traditional canvas, while some were painted directly on the closet and cabinet doors of our room and others. One afternoon we sought out the studio of of the local artist and finding it closed, took a chance and called the phone number on the studio door. After a confusing ...

Sicily, Part Due (do-way)

A travel blog entry by steverino on Oct 21, 2015

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... their customers, the homemakers and the buyers for the local restaurants.



While the fish, fishmongers and their customers take center stage, the fruits, vegetables, cheeses, meats, and unidentifiables made me want to live in Catania just to have a kitchen here and be able to shop the market every day. Sorry. but it makes Pike Place look like the corner market. We couldn't resist the onions, eggplants, artichokes and ...

Catania, Sicily

A travel blog entry by brenton-alan on Oct 18, 2015

15 photos

... evening, making it nice for long walks.

I have enjoyed taking part in the Sicilian way of life. I cannot believe at how lucky the Italians are when it comes to fresh produce, and how cheap it is. The peaches, nectarines and apricots are amazing and for under $2 a kilo. I even saw peaches the other day, freshly picked for 80 cents a kilo. And you dont have to look far for a fruit stall as they are on nearly every street corner. I have loved being able to eat so much fresh fruit.
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