Villa Esperia Palermo
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... a well spent few hours. That, and we are now just that old that we enjoy these types of things. Back in Harold and with Madeleine in her usual asleep position we continued south to the base of Mount Etna. Here in Catania we spent the night in a car park outside the local campground. It seems we picked the countries favored running track and had social joggers at all hours, making the female toilets extremely difficult to use.
The next morning we ...
The arena in Syracuse was a round center for games much like the Colosseum. It was the second largest to the Colosseum and was used for a variety of things such as chariot races and gladiatorial fights. The seats would have gone up to about as tall as the trees (see picture for details). In the center of the arena is a large hole with two beams sticking up. During ...
It is believed that this theater began as a Greek theater and later was transformed into a Roman one. This is evident in the style the theater was built (point toward Greek) and the brick work (pointing toward Roman). It is quite an impressive structure because the center of the stage is open and you can see to the sea. The Romans conquered Sicily during its conquests and came across this theater. They then restored it ...
The Capella Palatina is a chapel in the Palazzo Reale in Palermo, Sicily. It was built by Arab workers and paid for by Norman Kings. It is in traditional style of most churches during the era. There is a long rectangular area (aisle) and then a smaller area at the end which is covered by a dome. In the aisle, the ceiling is made of ornate wood carvings. The carving had paintings, painted on cloth, ...
... they departed.
With “Volare, Cantare...” ringing in my head the two of us walked a fair distance through old Naples to a Contemporary Art gallery that was open to the public for free that day. On the long walk through the chaotic quarter we talked about our lives, homes, relationships and dreams and I was floored by how well travelled Sheila was, having already visited every country I’ve imagined and haven’t imagined. If I ever travelled ...