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Well, today has been one of those days we really don't look forward to on our travels I.e., a day of just hanging around waiting to catch our afternoon ferry back to reunite with Travis in Sicily. I'm currently writing this update at 5:25pm as we sit onboard the ferry awaiting our 6:00pm departure back to Pozzallo to resume our journey around Sicily. Once disembarking in Pozzallo ...
We had some mishaps with trains getting into Sicily. It was a confusing situation, with a train that boarded a ferry to the island and then continued on land. Somehow, we ended up on the totally opposite side of the island than where we were meant to be. There were no more trains for the night, so we made a crash pad at the station. Surprisingly, we both got some really good ...
... one, lies in the valley. Among the attractions are the Cathedral of San Giorgio, and the Church of St. Peter (the “Duomo”).
The city of Noto is also divided into two levels. The newer section, on an incline, provides some amazing examples of the Baroque style, from palaces such as Palazzo Ducezio to religious comlexes such as the Cathedral of San Nicoḷ,
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If we had more time and the proper attire I would have loved to go to the top of Etna on a tour, but it didn't quite fit into our schedule so we opted just to drive as far up as we could, which was still pretty high and significantly cooler already than below There are trails to walk around some of the craters there. This is also where the gondola lift is to take you further up. From here we descended towards ...
... No Peter, we are not getting a bride for the King. Only Jim and I climbed the stairs to the top where we received wonderful views of the district.
On our return towards home we visited Sicilia Village, a shopping precinct in the middle of nowhere and great labels like Gucci, Ferrari, Timberland, Abercrombie and Fitch, Armani, to name a few. Fiorella's bought a bag as Gucci was having 50% off on there ...
Other places to stay in Piazza Armerina
Via Generale Gaeta 30 / 32, Piazza Armerina | 3 star hotelfrom $84
Contrada Ramaldo Snc, Piazza Armerina | 3 star hotelfrom $113
Mattarella s.n.c., Piazza Armerina | Hotelfrom $134
Viale Generale Ciancio, 68/70, Piazza Armerina | 3 star hotelfrom $60
Via Monte, 1, Piazza Armerina | Hotelfrom $107
Cda Bellia SS 117Bis, Piazza Armerina | 4 star hotelfrom $90