Fiesta Hotel Athenee Palace
Travel Blogs from Campofelice di Roccella
... and watching soccer with the Italians in Piazza Navona. His favorite foods were crepes, fries, and bread with olive oil, parmesan & pepper.
Alex: Paris, Sistine Chapel, Trevi Fountain, Notre Dame, the Louvre, Stromboli volcano excursion, Champs Elysee, Cefalu Duomo. His favorites foods were: gelato, bread, lattes and french fries everywhere.
Lisa loved traveling with the Ferko Family and ...
Set along the Tyrrhenian coast, Cefalu is a former fishing village and is now a beach town.
Duomo-this Norman Cathedral opens up to the center of town. Inside the cathedral you find stunning Mosaics completed in 1148.
La Rocca- in Cefalu's heyday, this was the site of the acropolis of Cephaloedium, with a temple dedicated to Hercules on top.
Today, we enjoyed the pool and beach. At dinner time we went into Cefalu to have dinner by the ...
... the hotel, where our normal tour bus was waiting for us...it just couldn't fit by the hotel for everyone to get loaded with their suitcases.
We made the scenic drive to Cefalu and also per usual, I slept through most of it. There was a little excitement getting to our hotel as we drove through Cefalu, the bus had to make a really tight corner that literally took him about 15 minutes to complete, all the while backing ...
... walked, and walked a bit more to reach the hotel which was situated on the beach. Falling asleep to the sound of waves breaking on the shore more than made up for the long walk.
The sun is shining and feels great, so I spend the majority of the morning just enjoying the harbor, listening to the waves, walking around and taking pictures. The film Cinema Paradiso was filmed here.
After some time enjoying "la dolce far niente" ...
Today was our last day in Cefalu before we head off to Rome for a week. Unfortunately, it started off with a bit of bad luck again, as the car we rented had a flat tire and we couldn't get it fixed. We ended up driving on the spare to see Castelbuono, which was a cute town.
The building we went up in was converted into a museum and the view from it was gorgeous. I love the architecture and mountainside views in Sicily! The museum ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking