Grand Hotel et Des Palmes
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- TV Channel One Russia
- Room service
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... and vegetables for dinner.
With mixed feelings we left Erice and headed toward Palermo for the last two nights of our stay. We stopped at the Palermo "suburb" of Monreale to have lunch and visit the amazing 11th century Norman basilica there. Then after checking in to our B&B we went out to join with the local residents on the Sunday night passagietta, where the main street is closed to vehicles, the chestnut roasters set up ...
... beautiful. We had a delicious lunch, mine was grilled calamari and salad. In the afternoon we were back as the larger group and driven to Monreale, a hill on the edge of Palermo. The cathedral here was another spectacular example of the mixed styles, to reflect the acceptance of the people from different backgrounds, historically Greeks and ...
... up, the surrounding shops altered and several actors taking a break from filming a Mussolini period war movie. A few of us had lunch at an outdoor cafe under the trees, although our chairs were at various angles on the cobblestones! We visited salt pans at Traponi, where there are still some working windmills and the waterbirds such as flamingos take advantage of the shallow ...
... areas there are many shops and outdoor restaurants and throngs of pedestrians. A fun area was the Ballarò Street Market which was a short distance from our hotel. I am sure you could buy almost any food item there including whole slaughtered goats or lamb and some stuff we didn't recognize. We had an early dinner of mussels, veal and sea bass as we need to be up at 4AM to get to the Palermo airport for our flight back to ...
... we pass our hotel ...I think we should have never gone back ...it was the worst street ...like ever ...black dudes everywhere and litter thick on the street ...seriously looks dangerous and not nice ...oh ...the bus drops us off and the roads are big, wonky cobble stones, rugged as ... Omg lainey how are you going to do this ...half an hour later and just one block ...and an extra long arm and stupa hot and sweaty she makes it !! My hero The hotel is nice and clean and ...