Grand Hotel Paradiso
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Grand Hotel Paradiso Catanzaro Lido
Travel Blogs from Catanzaro Lido
... hotel while I went to the Coliseum. The stories of gladiators learning for a year in Gladiator school across from the Coliseum and how they would wash the blood off from their battles with other gladiators or up to 22 lions at each event brought over from Africa. They were taken through a different gate if they died in battle. If they were successful in 10 events they gained their freedom. The Coliseum was used also for water races as the ...
... was marvellous with an opera singer accompanied by a piano accordion and violin player. The next day we visited Olvietti which had an ancient church and the clocks only had one hand on them as it represented Italian time. We stopped at numerous service stations with minimal hassle. It's important to pay for your selection then collect it from the counter. However at one servo we got a panini and a spinach ...
... perched at the pinnacle of the mountain. A very well maintained and attractive village. The tourist information centre was definitely shut, as was the castello, though that did promise to open several hours later. Retired to the local cafe to rethink our day. Noticed a very eldery gentleman snoozing at a table in the corner. Papa. The bartender's beloved papa. Asking about his age of the bartender, the conversation ...
... the town thoroughly, looking for the advertised tourist information centre. I might add that theres 4 of us looking. Followed every lead from the sign closest to town, asked several people and followed their direction and nothing. Not even a hint.
Ah, not June yet!
Along the beach were several resorts that had been abandoned, and all the shops in the town had yet to open. We picnic'd on the harbour breakwater ...
The stove wouldn't light, and there was no hot water. Discovered that both had an unidentified wall switch, that may or may not have been turned off when we were looking for light switches.
No BBQ....we're aussies. No kettle.....thank heavens for mine. No tea pot.....nothing like a large thermos. No hair drier.....will survive. No iron....well.....Then the fridge wasn't ...