Grande Albergo Sole

Corso Vittorio Emanuele, 291, Palermo, Sicily, 90141, Italy | 4 star hotel
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Palermo tourist time

A travel blog entry by sam.tank


... the "very dangerous" area I had just come from! Oops...

The cathedral is beautiful, and a built with a mixture of different styles due to all the amendments over the years, I spent a little time in there to escape the heat but felt a little woozy from all the sun, so headed back to the hostel for some chill time and desicion making about where next...

Unfortunately the WiFi was down, so this morning before checkout I did a quick check ...


A travel blog entry by joanna.rath

... I have found the service (hospitality) in southern Italy, and particularly in Sicily, very poor. The service is slow, the people are rude, and if you're lucky, they'll just ignore you. I don't know if this is because I'm a woman on my own but I found it very unpleasant and extremely frustrating. It didn't happen when there was a few of us sitting down in a café or restaurant. On these occasions there were also men in the group.

Ugly city with fantastic mosaics

A travel blog entry by joanna.rath


... of hours in Palermo's city centre. Visited the Royal Palace with it incredible mosaics in the Palatine Chapel. I think these were even better than those of Monreale Duomo.

What can I say about Palermo? It's a city; the 5th largest in Italy - and that's the most pleasant thing I can say about Palermo. It is an ugly, dirty, unloved city. I would never come here again and would advise others to avoid it at all costs. It's a shame you need to be ...

Notes from a runaway...,

A travel blog entry by sam.tank


... a lay in till 7am and I will pack and must check out at 10, then I will spend more time relaxing by the sea, having a read and researching how to spend my remaining weeks. I have a hostel booked in Palermo for the next two nights and then will see where the will takes me. I have woken feeling much more positive, and after chatting to friends and family yesterday on the web or phone, I definitely feel less alone. :-)

No more hitchhiking thou....


Falcone and Borsellino memorial day

A travel blog entry by pao.pao


... him finish what he was saying and commenting to his words with things that had nothing to do with what was being said. If I had not been there to represent Addiopizzo and the Clinton School, I would have thrown a shoe at her: I was seated close enough to get her in the face. Anyway, among all those interruptions Mr. Conte talked about his book "I dieci passi" - "The ten steps" -, which he wrote in an attempt to update the concepts of legality and economy. This book is linked to a ...

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This 4 star hotel, located in the Seralcadio area of Palermo, is near Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio (La Martorana), The Four Corners (Quattro Canti), San Giuseppe dei Teatini, and Piazza Pretoria.
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