Villa Glicine

Via dei Diamanti 16, Syracuse, Sicily, 96100, Italy | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Syracuse

Noto, bene!

A travel blog entry by suzannevalle on Jul 06, 2014

7 photos

... after metre out of my poor children.....

Noto is a very beautiful city with countless churches and campanile, but I'm afraid the touristy element is creeping in a little, which,while inevitable, turns me off a little.

I didn't even bother to look for almonds in Noto! Our experience in Bronte last week taught us that the last place you should look for something is in the city renowned for it..... I saw an amazing amount of pistachio products and ...

To Catania and the volcano

A travel blog entry by marcusfs on Jun 15, 2014

Leave Syracuse after a expresso which spit on me To the gta island and visit the castle in Syracuse Acireale first stop and saw a black rock beach but no volcano Aci trezza nothing much happen Aci Castello hard to drive as one road two way Return car in Catania airport Taxi to the port and ...

Coastal road to Catania

A travel blog entry by pwhalen on Jun 14, 2014

19 photos

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 ...

Restored Farm House and Noto

A travel blog entry by cflove on Jun 13, 2014

1 comment, 4 photos

... like the underground caves and tombs we had seen in Turkey, this one, however, we were unique in seeing this one.

We also ventured into Noto, a classical Sicilian town with a dull set of suburbs surrounding a beautiful classical interior. This one relatively modern, 17C, and built after an earthquake destroyed the old town. The Cathedral is even more modern, 20C, again because the cathedral was destroyed in ...

A long drive to Sicily (7180km)

A travel blog entry by cflove on Jun 11, 2014

1 comment, 2 photos

... up a hill round a blind bend? Our award goes to the man who after the lights had changed red over took the 4 cars ahead of him waiting in the queue and sped through the busy urban junction, narrowly missing pedestrians and cars coming through on the green light.

After a speedy lunch and despite the Italian driving we finally made it to the ferry at Villa San Giovanni by 5 ish. The ferry to Scilly was amazingly well organised the ...

Location

This hostel, located on Via dei Diamanti 16, Syracuse, is near Ortygia, Greek Theater, Fonte Aretusa, and Palazzo Bellomo.
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