Massimo Plaza Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Airport Transportation
- Free High-Speed Internet
TripAdvisor Reviews Massimo Plaza Hotel Palermo
Travel Blogs from Palermo
... very slowly. I cautiously made a very tight right turn and was immediately confronted by an extremely steep section of "street" (it seems strange calling these 8 foot wide pathways streets). With no room to build any kind of momentum, we were stuck. I tried two or three times to climb the hill but no dice. Thought about backing around the corner we had just negotiated and heading back the way we came, but that was nearly as steep, and even ...
... beautiful. We had a delicious lunch, mine was grilled calamari and salad. In the afternoon we were back as the larger group and driven to Monreale, a hill on the edge of Palermo. The cathedral here was another spectacular example of the mixed styles, to reflect the acceptance of the people from different backgrounds, historically Greeks and ...
... up, the surrounding shops altered and several actors taking a break from filming a Mussolini period war movie. A few of us had lunch at an outdoor cafe under the trees, although our chairs were at various angles on the cobblestones! We visited salt pans at Traponi, where there are still some working windmills and the waterbirds such as flamingos take advantage of the shallow ...
... areas there are many shops and outdoor restaurants and throngs of pedestrians. A fun area was the Ballarò Street Market which was a short distance from our hotel. I am sure you could buy almost any food item there including whole slaughtered goats or lamb and some stuff we didn't recognize. We had an early dinner of mussels, veal and sea bass as we need to be up at 4AM to get to the Palermo airport for our flight back to ...
... the middle of the room.
After lunch Helen went off to see where her b and b was, and Neil and I went to the pharmacia to get some Nurofen for me.
Onto the coach again and up to a Duomo at Monreale. Neil and I weren't too keen (ABC) we got a taxi from the coach park up to the Duomo and then had to waste about half an hour before going in. I had an audio guide, Neil didn't bother. However, when we got inside this place it was quite fantastic, ...