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Travel Blogs from Licata
This morning we left Ragusa after a buffet breakfast and headed to the town of Caltagirone. We boarded a small tourist train which took us into some lovely gardens and then up to the town. This town is well known for its ceramics which they export all over the world. Those who were fit enough climbed the 170 steps to get a wonderful view from the top. These steps had gorgeous ceramic edges to them. They celebrate St Peter and St Paul's day each year. Part ...
Our holiday rental house had not only a BBQ but a pizza oven. Suzanne, our daughter in law, decided she would make pizza and we'd try out the pizza oven. She had read the instructions in the house notes and decided it looked straight forward, I was so impressed, I thought the whole thing looked daunting. The internet is such a wonderful tool Suzanne looked up the receipt from BBC Good food and Charlie looked up how to light a fire and use a pizza oven. ...
Agrigento valley of the temple To the port and have a espresso Then Ragusa parked at a bridge and see someone marrying in the church Bought wine in Modica welcome to the paradise Arrive at Noto and bought postcard See tree gap and nice archi with a concert ongoing Have a dinner in Syracuse and nice pasta and seafood Jeng room and watch Italy vs England ...
... appearance of a city. The one on the outskirts of Agrigento was no exception. Another could be seen on the other side of Agrigento from the Valle dei Templi, while the Romans had their Necropli just off the Temple ridgeline.
Basil is starting to show serious signs of use. Hopefully after the trip to Lucca he'll sprout again.
Friday was another beach day. A ...
After Paul's morning swim, (I supervised), headed into Agrigento to The Valley of the Temples. Wandered into the city centre in case the tourist office was open. It wasn't. Had a coffee in a leafy square before continuing.
This is the first city where we've actually seen homeless people living in the city parks. In southern Italy we often wondered where some people slept, but nothing obvious.
And in stark contrast, the Valle ...
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed