Arcturus

C.so Sicilia 10 A10, Catania, Sicily, 95040, Italy | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Catania

Money

A travel blog entry by fluffypuff

Started off:$4000

Challenges:$3200 --- +$7200

Spent on plane tickets to equidor: $2658 --- $ 4542

Europe to US dollars 1 euro = 1.36 US dollars

Country cash ...

Priorities

A travel blog entry by la-bella-vita

... size arancini. If it wasn't for a rice and cheese induced food coma I would have made it to the finish line, a glorious moment in history it would have been, all in slow motion with confetti and cheering and movie deals galore. Its a *******n logistical nightmare trying to bite into something that's bigger than your head, its like those mutant apples we have all tried to conquer, where you bite into it and either get momentary lock jaw or your teeth ...

Good morning Catania

A travel blog entry by brooklyn85

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... an espresso and a torte in the piazza and basked in the sun for a good while. Up to this point I had done quiet a bit. I went to a castle (toured that for a solid hour +); went to at least 5 churches; 3 different street markets; went to all the near piazza's, peering into shops; and now I was enjoying the weather. It's only 11 am and I'm already worn.

That was my morning in Catania!

P.S. I got a new suitcase! ...

Taormina to Catania!

A travel blog entry by brooklyn85

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... continued to say about my name and smile.

Anyways, eventually they go me on my bus and I was headed to Catania. I showed the bus driver where I needed to go and he nodded. The bus right was beautiful & so much more relaxed than my train rides. We passed islands where castles stood and beautiful monuments that looked like they had been standing for several centuries. Eventually it was just me on the bus. He took me to the bus terminal closest to my destination ...

Getting on the wrong train...

A travel blog entry by brooklyn85

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... Terminini, waiting for a train to Messina...

After an hour "Messina" came on the board. Not wanting to make the same mistake of boarding an arrival train rather than a departing train (and thinking it wasn't my train..), I watched as the train opened it's doors and then quickly closed them after a solid 20 second time period. The boards above changed and I realized I just missed my train..

At this point I am more upset with myself than anything. Thankfully I ...

Location

This hotel, located in the Centro Catania area of Catania, is near Piazza Duomo, Duomo di Catania, Castello Ursino & Museo Civico, and Palazzo Biscari.
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