Hotel Club Scoglio Della Galea
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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... region in the early 20th century). Where we are is a fertile plain full of orange groves. To the north, the coastline gets a bit more rocky and the town of Nicotera sits on the hill about 6 km away. We can see the volcanic peaks of the Aeolian Islands out to sea. They are part of the chain of volcanoes that link Vesuvius near Naples with Etna on Sicily.
We have had big discussions tonight (over our 1 euro glass of wine - who ...
The birthplace of Archimedes(you remember the book Mr Archimedes bath) and chosen island for Mafia. There are quite a few mafia type souvenirs around the little shops, along with lava from Mt Etna, which was smoking satisfactorily when we were leaving. Lots of tiny streets in the old town, plus, of course, high end shops and tourists, but not as many as other places. Antiquities too and I would have liked to spend more time here and less in ...
... and was the highlight for me. The Hop on Hop off bus ride was an absolute shambles. The Italians didn't seem to understand the concept somehow and kept trying to insist it go another way. Safely back on the ship we were 'treated' to a display of folk dancing from people resembling the character in Where's Wally with their stripes and funny hats with a bit of Morris Dancing thrown ...
... t recognize you.. you will be stopped and have to explain exactly whose child you are and who their parents are and relatives ect. every family in spilinga has nicknames so the people of the town can easily determine who you are related to. Why? I am thinking because everyone is tecnically related in that town with the same last names and same first names... everyones name is either ...
... of the whole process, including the baking and retrieval of his personal small 12" pizza. He will send them onto you Gill.
The question is...were the owners on the edge of offering Larry a job making pizza, or were they glad when they delivered him and his pizza to our table? We were delighted to have him return, prize photos on the camera flash card.
Onto Sicily tomorrow...will let you know how the rooster performs at 4:00 tomorrow morning.