Caol Ishka Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... your food choices. Choose whatever Sicilian bottle that strikes your fancy, confident that: 1) it will not be more than $25, more likely $15-$20; 2) it will be delicious; and 3) the restaurant's markup will be about $5. Feeling flush? Why not splurge on something imported, maybe something from Italy. You might pay $40 or $50 for something really special. Guess what the restaurant's take is. About $5.
... independence thing and spur-of-the-moment decision-making do provide a different kind of freedom in travel.
Our car is a Lancia Ypsilon. Twelve-hundred cc's of brute power (just don't turn on the AC if you want to make it up the next hill). Not nearly as much fun to drive as the equally under-powered Fiat Punto we rented in Tuscany way back in 1998 (it had ...
... conversation in which neither party seemed to understand anything the other was saying, I told Karen, "I think he's coming to let us in the studio." Sure enough, an older gentleman and younger woman shortly drove up in a terribly beat up old fiat, got out and opened the door, all the while carrying on a very animated conversation. As we looked around the "temperamental artist" stomped around the studio, picking things up and throwing them down, cursing, waving ...
... roasted in their skins, deeply blackened on the outside but smokey and delicious on the inside. Karen made an incredible salad with them adding only a little salt and olive oil, which we devoured on our train ride to Siracusa along with some bread, cheese and grapes (both the delicious sweet fresh variety, and the also delicious dry fermented variety).
They say it is the mothers and grandmothers who, thorough their ...
... working museum. My only grip is the place is rather dirty, it seems there cannot be any deterrents to litter. There is litter everywhere, plus you must be careful walking on the footpaths as people do not pick up after their dog does a ****.
One thing i have noticed is that it is rare to see an undamaged car. From dents to scratches, from old to new, all have some sort of accident damage.
Have been lucky with the weather, every day has been in the mid 20's, and cools off ...