Baglio Conca d'Oro
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... our lodgings would be a challenge, but have had great success during this trip with Google Maps so I wasn't concerned. I should have been.
We entered the walled village through it's narrow stone gate, and following Google's instructions wound our way through the narrow streets, pulling in our mirrors where necessary. As the downhill I was on got steeper and steeper I could feel some loss of traction on the slippery wet cobblestones, ...
... beautiful. We had a delicious lunch, mine was grilled calamari and salad. In the afternoon we were back as the larger group and driven to Monreale, a hill on the edge of Palermo. The cathedral here was another spectacular example of the mixed styles, to reflect the acceptance of the people from different backgrounds, historically Greeks and ...
... up, the surrounding shops altered and several actors taking a break from filming a Mussolini period war movie. A few of us had lunch at an outdoor cafe under the trees, although our chairs were at various angles on the cobblestones! We visited salt pans at Traponi, where there are still some working windmills and the waterbirds such as flamingos take advantage of the shallow ...
... areas there are many shops and outdoor restaurants and throngs of pedestrians. A fun area was the Ballarò Street Market which was a short distance from our hotel. I am sure you could buy almost any food item there including whole slaughtered goats or lamb and some stuff we didn't recognize. We had an early dinner of mussels, veal and sea bass as we need to be up at 4AM to get to the Palermo airport for our flight back to ...
We left Delia and our new found friends in good time to get on the road to Palermo. We stopped to see exactly what the farmers had all covered up with plastic and found it was very well endowed grape vines. Bunches and bunches of sweet green grapes pretty much ready to be picked. Other than that stop, we headed northwest about 2 hours until we reached the town of Monreale, renowned for its duomo with beautiful golden mosaics. The cathedral ...