BEST WESTERN Hotel Mediterraneo
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We have really tried to not make reservations too far in advance so we can just enjoy each moment without too much stress. This time, waiting until just a day or two before ended up being a little too early. No major problems, just a little inconvenience. First, we have thoroughly enjoyed Sicily! Second, the public transportation is still better …
I suppose I can't blame the ancient inhabitants of Taormina for locating their town on a steep mountain slope that drops sharply into the Ionian Sea. The location must have afforded some protection from the many invaders over the centuries. To a visitor today it just seems like a crazy location glued to the side of a steep …
Sundays in the South of Europe are days meant for taking some time to slow down and relax. The majority of businesses are closed for the day as it's a day where people spend it with their families or friends. You won’t find much activity in the streets. The towns and villages look deserted as the only people wandering …
... Claudio, he gave me his card, and told me to have to hotel call when I was ready, and he would return us safely back to the dinghy, which would take us home to our waiting Milena. Once in the Timeo, time stood still, and the magical perfection of this hotel, service, food and atmosphere transformed each of us into a form of euphoria. Our food, wine, service all were our of this world! What a wonderful way to once again celebrate a successful "Ionian Crossing". What ...
... going to venture up to Taormina, after the rain stopped.... but evidently we are going to be deluged for the next 24 hours +. Looks like Marina and I are going to have to shop with umbrellas, and galoshes..... How funny. Right now I am nestled in the saloon, below deck.... because even with the tarp covering the mid-section of Milena -- it is too wet to be outside, even under cover.... the tarp is leaking rain ...
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