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... fee to walk around this tiny little Island. Rip Off!
King Ferdinand l of the Two Sicilies gifted the island to the nearby town of Taormina in 1806. The island was then bought from the town by a Ms. Trevelyan, who built a small house facing the sea and imported exotic plants, which thrived in the Mediterranean climate. Subsequent owners kept up the island, until the owner went bankrupt, and auctioned the island in 1990. The island had ...
... meaning bath and al Saqquah dating back to the cult of the Syrian god "Shai al Quaaum". Could it be that my descendant are a mixture of Spanish and Arabic on my Grandfather's (Rosario Sciacca) side of the family.
In the afternoon Ottavio had spend sometime with me going over the computer.
In the evening Saro's cousin and his family arrived for a casual dinner alfresco style in their court yard.
... and so I would return to bask in the sun. An easy Barbecue lunch followed by Tiramisu and the remaining afternoon was an enjoyable card playing experience, playing Briscola and Scorpa. Two popular card games taught by Father and Grandfather whilst I was growing up. There was one change to the game that was new to myself, that was that we were now playing with five cards instead ...
... of various meats, with salads followed by Gelato and biscotti to finish. The Sicilian's know how to make Gelato and the flavours are was delicious. I still think Aussie's do a better Barbecue.
The night grew old and so it was time to retire, so I excused myself from the party revellers and went to bed.
By the way "Buon Appetito is no longer fashionable....when dining one now says, depending on the time of day, Buon Pranzo, or Buona Cena.
After dinner I joined my cousins Federica, Paola and their boyfriends for a stroll and drinks in Catania. Being 1.00am, there was plenty happening in the city and very near to Massimo Bellini Theatre where the piazza opens up with cafe's, I had an iced coffee and a Vanilla Custard Panzarotti.
Once again it was 4.00am before I rolled into my bed for a goods night rest.