Holiday Club Naxos
Travel Blogs from Giardini Naxos
... for her "must do before we travel" hair appointment, Signor pens a "google translate" of all his afflictions for the medicos.
They depart together, Signora, north to her coiffeuse, not knowing what curling tongues may be administered. Signor south, to the "ospedale" unsure that he will ever return again in one piece and alive.
Armed with his google translate and under an assumption that a hospital would be similar whether you ...
$3,600 for a challenge
-$5,502 for flight to Italy
Country cash $400
Flight to new delhi india $2,542
... hypothesising what I should do if my eyeball juice was to freeze over.
Later in the week I moved on to Taormina, a city settled by the Greeks, on the otherside of Etna. I was the only one at my hostel, run by an old Italian man who was the most Italian Italian I've ever met, think Mario, the Godfather and the Dolmio guy rolled into one. In the few days I was at Gianni's home, we cooked Sicilian food, picked oranges from the garden ...
Waking up around 7 am, I worked on my blog from the previous day, got ready, and went to the kitchen for breakfast. It was just me in there. I enjoyed an amazing donut type thing. There was so much food but the donut was all I could eat. The kitty came down and we played for a good 30 minutes until the children called him back up.
Out in the sunshine, I walked towards the fish market. It was another beautiful day. I ...
... in a cart packed with sicilian food. Yummy croissants, jellies, bananas, drinks/coffees, etc; Unfortunately, going from a day where I didn't eat anything except pistachios to now a feast, my stomach shrunk and I couldn't eat more than 1 roll and a banana.. darn.
After breakfast (and finishing my blog entry on the previous day), I headed out to the beach! The weather was perfect. Sunny, clear skies, lit breeze. Immediately I noticed how much nicer people were in ...