Grand Hotel Federico II
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Minibar in room
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Conference facilities
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... every street corner, and people wander up and down the street for no apparent reason. Kind of like cruisin' Colby, I guess. On our final day we made a last-ditch-desperate-attempt to find some of the ceramics that Karen wanted to bring home, and finally had some success.
This has been a great trip and I'm not quite ready for it to end. Malta was fun and interesting. Sicily has been a revelation.
I'm not sure what I ...
We didn't have a set time to start today, and had the morning to explore on our own, so we joined our new friends Sandra and Frank for a walk. We saw the 12th century church, Chiesa di S. Maria, which was originally planned as a mosque, so it contains stunning Byzantine mosaics. Next door there was a much smaller and very simply decorated church, ...
Our first stop was after winding up a large hill to view the 5th century Temple and Theatre. Next was another set of hairpin bends expertly negotiated by our bus driver, while we enjoyed spectacular views down towards the coastline. The picturesque medieval village of Erice was expertly built at the top. We wandered the cobblestone streets and in one of the piazzas a film crew ...
We left Trapani at 10 AM on Friday by bus retracing the route back to Palermo arriving about noon. After checking into the hotel and having lunch we attacked the city by Hop on Hop off bus! Palermo has done a pretty good job of mixing the old with the new. Much of the historical area remains intact while a new modern city has expanded outside. It's pretty chaotic in the narrow old streets, many now of which have been closed to traffic. ...
... goodness !! We check in and chill ...lainey is on a mission to get herself a new suitcase ...what a good idea. Half and hour later she's back and its even bigger and I can't say much easier but she's happy Ok let get dressed and head out ...nope Lainey needs to repackage now into the new bag ...I'll get some wine from across the road ...so glad it's still daylight ...no going out there alone ...ever Finally we head out ...receptionist says to just go here and puts a point on the ...