Hotel La Conca

Via Solaro 1, Villa San Giovanni, Calabria, 89018, Italy | Hotel
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Pit Stop in Paradiso

A travel blog entry by schipper

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Hi y'all,

When I was making my summer plans over the spring months, I of course wanted to include some relaxing beach time. I made plans to go with a friend to Mykonos in early July and figured that would suffice (in addition to weekly trips to Santa Severa beach outside Rome). Something that I was also planned for the summer was to visit in old teaching buddy who now lives in Zurich. Was going to do that a few days after Madrid.

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Guest Blog - Adam Love

A travel blog entry by cflove

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... ourselves into hiding already.

Yet it did mean we were ideally placed to witness Etna's eruption. Passing the binoculars quickly between us we gaped as the volcano spat forth huge glowing lumps of lava into dark night sky. A stream of molten magma, visible with the naked eye, snaking down the hillside.

The rest of the week has been spent lounging around the poolside, and on the odd ...

A week with the family

A travel blog entry by cflove

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... is beginning to lose it's appeal. Last night we joined a large crowd at a bar in town and watched the defeat of England by Uruguay in the World Cup; depressed boys on the way home I'm afraid.

Culturally it's been a quiet week but we did drive down to Syracusa, the ancient Greek city, to see the sites. Apart from a decent theatre and amphitheatre they had a very odd and huge cave system. One cave was called the "Ear of Dionysius", because it's ...

Happy Birthday me!!!!

A travel blog entry by cflove

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... were very spectacular and through my binoculars you could see the lava spraying into the sky - apparently 200m high. In the middle of the evening lava started to flow down the side of the mountain and I tried to take a shot of it. A very poor picture since it's a long way off and it was pitch black but I think you can see the lava flows. In reality there were ...

Too much information can be dangerous.

A travel blog entry by cflove

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... one way systems of tiny places. Before we left we checked where the airport was and headed for it inland, but we were confused as there seemed to be no direct road system to it? As we approached with great difficulty we checked out the information about the airport on Pocket Earth only discover it was a naval airport!!!! The commercial airport was the tiny place about half an hour in ...

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