Farm Hotel Caltanisetta

Address: Strada Butera (Caltanissetta), Sicily, 24028, Italy | Hotel
 
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This hotel is located on Strada Butera (Caltanissetta), Sicily.
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Travel Blogs from Sicily

Ancient Roman Villa

A travel blog entry by colebuck on Jan 06, 2015

... depicting Greek mythology, the rise of the Roman Empire, and specific uses of certain rooms indicate the life and style of art that's seen by the Ancient Roman culture in Rome today. The Romans would've used the villa as a living space, dining area, bathing location, etc. It was easy to tell that the villa was a ...

Greek Amphitheaters

A travel blog entry by colebuck on Jan 06, 2015

During our time in Sicily, we visited two ancient Greek amphitheaters. The first one we visited was located at the top of a hill in a small city. We got off the bus we were traveling in at the bottom of the city, where we then got onto a smaller bus that took us up about halfway through the city. Upon getting off that bus, we then walked the rest of the way up through the city to the peak of the ...

Valley of Temples

A travel blog entry by gunnarpatrick on Jan 05, 2015

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... a town on the coast, temples that the Greeks built to honor their gods two and a half millenniums ago still stand today. Greece became very powerful and traveled all over the Mediterranean. Where ever they set foot, they would construct temples to assure the gods were on their side. With remarkable architecture and using local stone, large Doric columns arose that help up ...

Valle dei Templi

A travel blog entry by colebuck on Jan 05, 2015

... of the Pantheon, built in Rome many years later. Overall, seeing Valle dei Templi was, in my mind, a surreal experience. Standing in front of these temples that have been around since the 5th century BC, and that played such a significant roll in not only the Ancient Greek society, but the Ancient Roman society as well, was an experience that I will not soon ...

Villa Romana del Casale

A travel blog entry by lbreault on Jan 05, 2015

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... also depict exotic animals. The craftsmen were most likely from North Africa. The marble came from all over the Mediterranean and includes Egyptian and African alabaster. Therefore, this villa contains the best craftsmanship and artistic resources of the known world. This shows the wealth and enormity of the Roman Empire at the time the villa was built. What the villa tells us about those who built it, is ...