Travel Blogs from Santa Teresa di Riva
What a wonderful free day: Clear blue skies and mild temperature. My butt pretty much insisted that I stay off the moto today. The van driver and his lovely wife had the day off as well, so I loaned them my moto so they could go for a ride. Janet, George, John and I took the hotel shuttle bus into the town of Taormina for a muck …
Being the rebel without a clue that I am, we went off route today and rode out to see Villa Roma; a medieval home of some rich guy that was buried in mud (the house not the rich guy) for centuries thus preserving the extensive mosaic tile work. A big ass house with all the modern luxuries such as central heat and indoor plumbing …
... the joys of shore power and sunshine. Milazzo, as cool as it is -- for viewing from Milena out into the sea it does not have either, shopping or restaurants -- but it makes up for all because of shore power, and water, so we all can have big showers again. Great port, Milazzo! Poor Jacques, and Marina, they are left cooking again. While I love to eat on board more than anywhere else, I feel badly for them, and wish they could have a break from the ...
... and equitable administration is said to have presented a strong contrast with that of the despots and tyrants of the other Sicilian cities. He welcomed Timoleon with open arms, and afforded him a secure resting place until he was enabled to carry out his plans in other parts of Sicily. Andromachus was not deprived of his position of power when all the other tyrants were expelled by Timoleon, but was permitted to retain it undisturbed till his death..... There is no doubt ...
... on previous nights. Matt started with salmon tartare, and I had Caesar salad. We both had beef tournedos. Dessert was apple crumble for Matt, and lemon curd in phyllo for me. We then returned to the room, organized our laundry to hand in for service tomorrow, and packed our backpack for tomorrow's shore excursion in Athens. It will be an early day, as we need to meet up with our tour group at 8:00 am. Better get to bed after such a busy ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
Hotel is nice. Clean and great views. Interior is basic as are the rooms
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.