Hotel La Pineta
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel La Pineta Erice
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... br> This town was obviously a holiday town for the ordinary Italian families, and was very like Blackpool. Unfortunately most of the shops were shut as we arrived in the siesta time. Sicily really adheres to this unless it is somewhere like Taormina.
Met at 2.00 pm to be taken back to our hotel. As we have to pack and get ready to go to Palermo ...
Well we got up mighty early for me, packed and repacked nicely for our flight to Trapani. First to drop off the rental car at the airport then to chill for a few hours till 11.30 or so before boarding. We did notice a large number of British Airways Passengers lining up to board their plane in our queue just as we were having our coffee so quickly decided to join the line. Just as well cos only about quarter way through ...
... according to Neil good scrambled eggs and bacon!
Came back to our room and did some washing. Neil needed polo shirts and underwear and myself underwear. Neil did the washing and I put the line up in our patio so we were able to put them in the sun.
Didn't really do anything all day except rest on the bed as we didn't want any lunch and I wouldn't go to the pool..... Other ...
... coffee where Gilberto found us. He pushed me back up the street to catch the bus for 12.00 pm.
Then onto Porto Palo to have a fantastic seafood lunch at Vittorio's restaurant which was featured on the BBC2 programme "Sicily unpacked". Overlooks a beautiful beach.
The waitress seemed to have an attitude problem, but Gilberto soon sorted her out and we had ...
... churches can be found on the cobbled streets, along with a couple of castles, a Roman temple and most importantly one of the most famous sweet shops in Sicily, if not in Italy. To reach Erice, you could drive up the narrow switchback road, which had been described as not being a road for the faint-hearted, or take the more relaxing cable car. Needless to say, we were all pretty excited about our next destination and a ride on a cable car.