Travel Blogs from Syracuse
We finally made it to Costanza and ordered straciatella for the girls, limone for Paolo and pistachio for me. It was DIVINE, but truthfully, the gelaterie in Scicli and Minori are just as good.....
After lunch and a nap, we went to the beach from 5pm to 8pm...... Paolo and the girls played in the water for hours......
Tomorrow we make the trek to Agrigento to visit Valle dei Templi...... Pray there is a Gelateria of some standing ...
... with a mysterious woman staring at our luggage p.s. Raining cats and dogs On board on the Trinacria by tttlines and it is magnificent as it has a bathroom in the room Chat a while eat something nice view drink wine and gap Btw saw the volcano parco regionale dell'etna Best sleep in Europe so ...
Up and out to the beach for a quick swim before packing the car and heading east. It seems that there is more and more that is "loose" in the car as time goes by. Basil was securely tucked in behind me, and off.
A quick photo of Parrocchia SS Trinita, a most unusual looking church outside Agrigento.
Curious to see the south coast, so decided to take the ...
... new, as originally under the house is an old stone cistern, originally the farm would only have had the rain water they could store, now our friends use a mix of rain water and tanker deliveries.
At the dinner we met a man who had been on the ship which exploded the last above ground nuclear test bomb and a famous sculptor, there is a lively expat community in Sicily in addition to the interesting local population.
... towns. We also saw two fires in the fields next to the road one certainly looked as though it was started by a passing motorists cigarette.
During our cross country route we were able to observe Italian driving at it's most jaw dropping. Prior to this trip we were concerned about the driving in Bulgaria and Turkey but both turned out to a bit vague but mostly OK. The Italians however drive like daemons, how do they make Fiat Uno's go ...
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Other places to stay in Syracuse
Via Sarpi, Syracuse | Condofrom $34
Via Salomone, Syracuse | Condofrom $83
Via Senigallia 18, Syracuse | Condofrom $87
Contrada Laganeli, Syracuse | Condofrom $124
Via Salomone 4, Syracuse | Condofrom $106
Via Giovanni Battista Alagona, 52, Syracuse | Condofrom $107