Hotel Bel 3
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... years of experience, they may not have made it to the "great" stage on wine yet, but they're working on it - although Marsala lovers would argue and they may well have a point). This mission was a bit more challenging than one might think. Although Sicily produces a lot of olive oil and a whole lot of wine, finding information in English on what to buy and where is pretty hard. After some detective work, Karen got a lead on an olive oil production ...
We didn't have a set time to start today, and had the morning to explore on our own, so we joined our new friends Sandra and Frank for a walk. We saw the 12th century church, Chiesa di S. Maria, which was originally planned as a mosque, so it contains stunning Byzantine mosaics. Next door there was a much smaller and very simply decorated church, ...
Our first stop was after winding up a large hill to view the 5th century Temple and Theatre. Next was another set of hairpin bends expertly negotiated by our bus driver, while we enjoyed spectacular views down towards the coastline. The picturesque medieval village of Erice was expertly built at the top. We wandered the cobblestone streets and in one of the piazzas a film crew ...
We left Trapani at 10 AM on Friday by bus retracing the route back to Palermo arriving about noon. After checking into the hotel and having lunch we attacked the city by Hop on Hop off bus! Palermo has done a pretty good job of mixing the old with the new. Much of the historical area remains intact while a new modern city has expanded outside. It's pretty chaotic in the narrow old streets, many now of which have been closed to traffic. ...
... incredibly pushy and not just the cab drivers, also everyone trying to sell random stuff on the side of the road. We only spent a couple of hours in town before we gave up and went back to the ship. When we got there we saw that most of the ship had the same feeling that we did and had returned early as well. Next time we'll probably skip Palermo.