Grand Hotel et Des Palmes
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... most scenic hike with it being covered in monotonic grey rock, it was a nice view of the surrounding bay and a real 'stuff you’ to the lift company. Once at the lift station hot chocolates were in order to reheat. Laura and I pressed on to the next summit but about halfway up we had to turn back as we got stuck in a blizzard. Yep, from beaches to blizzards in under a week. It was so windy we had to walk backwards to shield out eyes. Maddie took the lift ...
The arena in Syracuse was a round center for games much like the Colosseum. It was the second largest to the Colosseum and was used for a variety of things such as chariot races and gladiatorial fights. The seats would have gone up to about as tall as the trees (see picture for details). In the center of the arena is a large hole with two beams sticking up. During ...
It is believed that this theater began as a Greek theater and later was transformed into a Roman one. This is evident in the style the theater was built (point toward Greek) and the brick work (pointing toward Roman). It is quite an impressive structure because the center of the stage is open and you can see to the sea. The Romans conquered Sicily during its conquests and came across this theater. They then restored it ...
... This is because they got all of them from different Greek and Roman and Byzantium temples and buildings. The front of the church has a wonderful mosaic. At the top, is God. He holds a closed bible because Jesus had not been sent yet. Below this is the sky, the hand of God extends from it sending a dove to the Virgin Mary. Then, there is Jesus-quite large. In his left hand, he holds a ...
... Addiopizzo. The video consisted of a few interviews to Italian entrepreneurs and business owners who adhered to the pizzo-free network: their testimonies consisted in stating how non paying the pizzo means being free, how they now feel protected by the State, and how yes, the fear is something that is always there, but how they feel compelled to rebel and to not pay. After the video, Francesca Vannini Parenti, one of the funders of Addiopizzo Travel, went on the stage to talk a bit ...