No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
Travel Blogs from Palermo
Had a late start & an excellent continental breakfast
& then walked down to a small Norman church of St Catalda next to a very fancy fountain
surrounded by nude statues. The church
was quite austere in a Romanesque/Norman style & was excellent. From here we went to the huge Palermo cathedral which is an …
... was especially special with warm sun and fantastic views. Magnolia had a chance to have a free day out of her "bucket" while Nathan, Chic, and Lucy drove to Mount Etna to view the volcano site. Phenomenal. One of the world's largest volcanoes. It last erupted in 2002 spewing lava as far as Catonia. There is a ski resort in the area that was totally destroyed in 2002 but has been rebuilt. This year there is literally no snow at the ski area so they have not ...
... yet! I grabbed a table and enjoyed. One of the many things I enjoy about the Italian culture is the fact that they really appreciate food. They don't do the whole fast food thing. Instead, they order a caffe and a pastry and grab a table with a group of friends. They take their time enjoying their food with all their senses. (Keep in mind, Italians are generally always running a few minutes late..)
Americans are always rushing things. At home it's ...
... with laundry hung outside their windows.
Palermo - at least where I am at - isn't touristy at all like Rome. I haven't seen one American or other foreigner yet. This makes it incredibly hard to sneak pictures of the area. The last thing I want is to be too obvious of a tourist.. Safety first.
Tomorrow (now that I am not dragging heavy bags around trying to find my B&B) I will get to go explore Palermo to the next extent!
... played. I think that if you want to, you should wear something ten sizes too big so you can fold your knees under it. Do wear something with a jazzy pattern so if you spill sauce on it or catch it a little bit on fire, it adds to the patterns and textures. No amount of sauce or burns could be as bad as the fashion in Milan.
"That's the reason they're called lessons... because they lesson from day to day"
~ Lewis Carol