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- Shuttle bus service
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... preserved but "working" medieval center, it was easy to find a great supermarket and a panificio (bakery) to assemble dinner makings. The larger supermarkets in Sicilian cities are small by US standards, but the product line is more like a Whole Foods than an Albertsons. Lots of freshly prepared foods in addition to the standard packaged staples. We picked up some cheese and cotto prosciutto stuffed chicken rolls, fresh pasta, freshly made pesto and ...
... temples dating to around 600BC. We had been told that Sicily had some of the best Greek ruins and we have not been disappointed. It is mind boggling how they constructed the temples, their grandeur is breath taking. Sadly most were destroyed by the Carthaginians around 400BC and a couple of significant earthquakes.
Well, anyway back to the rugby, dressed in black, off we headed taking our cell phone/radio just in case. The bar was tiny ...
... 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 ...
... well, maybe not 20….but it was significantly cooler)! I found the juxtaposition of the multiple cell towers and the ancient bell tower interesting. Both towers representing communication. Must admit, I much prefer the ancient bell tower, but that’s just me. The stores were a plenty! This is still a thriving community. I understand it takes 45 minutes to drive up the hill (switchback hairpin turns the entire way). No thank you, ...