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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... today with the air a little fresh ...noice !! Bit of Sicilian trivia for the afternoon ... Sicily has been coveted, fought over and colonised numerous times with the Phoenicians, Greeks, Romans, Arabs, Normans, Byzantines and Bourbons having all made their mark. Which of course today makes up the uniqueness of the island ..and the mixed faces that inhabit it ...
... here I must say !! Spent a few hours on my website ...I'm over half way copying and pasting ...OMG so glad I have time on my hands and patience. Early night, movie and scrambled eggs, smoked salmon on rye ...the simple things in life are some times the best Just looking out my big double doors, across the valley to the little town of NASA with it lights, creating a path along the top of the ridge, looking light beautiful golden fairy lights ..pretty ...
At the end of the street, which is maybe a mile long, is the ruin of a Greco-Roman theater. The Greeks built it in the 3rd century BC, and then the Romans expanded it 500 years later.
A few columns remain, and so do some of the original seats.
... and Grilled Peppers Velluteč." It was delicious and beautifully presented.
Best of all was the dessert, a traditional Sicilian cannoli.
We generally don’t like cannoli because it has too much mascarpone. But this one had just the right amount of sweet ricotta and cream. Just delicious.
It was the perfect way to end a wonderful meal, and a terrific visit to one of Sicily’s most scenic ...
... the same time, the roads are packed with cars, trucks, buses and scooters, with cars parked helter-skelter everywhere. In towns, pedestrians share the narrow passage ways with every type of vehicle from large highway buses to big trucks. It is way more chaotic than Almafi even. We decided that a picnic lunch was in order today. We picked up a huge bottle of water, two big chunks of bread and ...