Helios

Trav. Via Makalla, 2 , Crotone, Calabria, 88900, Italy | Hotel
Prices starting from $88.00
 

Travel Blogs from Crotone

Rome

A travel blog entry by sueesposito

... quickly of how bloody and brutal the Romans were and even back through England and Europe they were very inhumane. In Rome they have many umbrella trees and up to 85 000 plane trees that soak up the pollution. For dinner Don met us at the local restaurant where we were serenaded again by opera singing and piano accordion. We were all pooped. Rome is a frenetic city full of history. A-Laura!!! Next day we headed to the Vatican but due to the ...

Florence- Rome

A travel blog entry by sueesposito

Our next stop was Florence. We had a tour by a local guide who took us to many monuments, churches, statues and squares. We also went straight into view the statue of David. The que for people trying to get tickets was long. In our free time we shopped at the Gold Corner and the leather shop Perucci. Don got a replacement wallet and I bought a lovely bracelet. The rest of the afternoon we wiled away the time having ...

A day in the city

A travel blog entry by pwhalen

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... Perhaps that was why there were statues to the various saints along the way!

The mulberry tree, while it had its trunk the other side of the fence, draped its branches over the roadside. Yum.

Paul and Dave swam at the local beach while Karen and I lazed around the pool. The immaculate one....the other still being a haven for frogs. Dinner on the verandah as the sun set.


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Into the mountains

A travel blog entry by pwhalen

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... 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 ...

Good friends

A travel blog entry by pwhalen

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Inspite of it being spring, there had been 23cm of snow on the ground when Pauls email to Dave arrived. The temptation and the snow combined to make Pauls offer of a bed in southern Italy desirable, so the plans were made. That was weeks ago.

Now, as the time drew closer for them to arrive, we wondered, would the friendship survive Isola?

Their initial impressions reflected ours, though theirs was tempered by ...

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