Hotel La Rosa dei Venti
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... which covered the history of Malta, which was great but would have been handy first thing in the morning. Interesting and dramatic history, and so many sights as well. The majority of which I only saw on the highlights reel as we didn't have enough time. Sicily The stretch of water between the mainland and Sicily was guarded by two monsters, Scylla and charibdes. Or something. Anyway, yet another pop ...
... Back to the room for a siesta and relax, dinner in the room again tonight. 13.11.14 Sicily to the mainland. Tomorrow we head off Sicily onto the mainland and make our way North towards France. Sicily, what did I think. Taormina and Cefalu were excellent. Siracusa, not so nice. Seems a bit poorer than the mainland, besides staring at strangers the people were generally nice and we did get shouted drinks by strangers, sounds a bit like Australia, yes probably. The next post is probably a week ...
... I did not see any other public green space in the town. Taormina has an interesting past in terms of writers flocking to it in the 20th century as opposed to tourists today. The setting, a sweeping coastline with Mount Etna in the distance, is breath taking. I think D. H. Lawrence, a long time resident here, said it best, calling Taormina "the dawn-coast of Europe". And we did indeed start the day with a beautiful dawn. Ciao ...
Lois had written down detailed instructions for leaving the freeway for the ferry, Gary had the GPS and our landlady had said just follow the signs to the ferry. Problems encountered no freeway signs to the ferry and either we missed or 4 pair of eyes did not see exit which Lois had at hand...San Giovanni. Gary in fact did get us off the freeway at the right exit but it went uphill and into the never land with no ...
... a contemporary Sicilian restaurant with a middle eastern twist. George's spaghetti with prawns and local porcini mushrooms was delicious (I did try it..), and my very upmarket fish cakes with a yoghurt and mint based sauce was great too. For our last day in Sicily, we have had to eschew Anoeta's advice to hire a motor scooter and ride around Lipari. ('Anyone can ride them! It's fun!') Remembering George's brief wobbly appearance across the front of stage during the overture of ...