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... is very safe 24/7. The next day (yesterday) I met downstairs for 8:30 to start work, helped show some guys to breakfast and stripped and washed the sheets of checked out beds, swept and mopped the floors, then head out with Martino on his new scooter up to the top of mount pelligrino! He told me the story of Santa Rosalia and we visited the cave where she lived. More gelato, made meatballs with Margarita, then more gelato with Martino and a girl from ...
... and Lidos (paying beaches). Crowded beaches by the way with lots of vendors on the walkway, but also moving their 'shops' over the beach.
Around 5 we returned to our home here in Santa Flavia and had some drops on the way home. Just enough to clean the window, but not wet at all.
A short dive into the pool and then up to a restaurant in the harbour of the adjacent village to have day fresh fish for dinner and a nice ice-cream to close the day.
Johan / Hilde
... the outside than from the inside. From there downwards to the coastline, along Avenida Emanuel Victorio. They are making a bike path - yes you read well a bike path - on the agenda and the whole street was closed for traffic. Nevertheless, one very conscious policeman was ensuring that all the pedestrians stayed on the walkway - which was too small any way - and did not go onto the empty street. he ...
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Woke up around 7.30 this morning and no worries any more about biking in 40 degrees over mountains and other elements. We handed in all the bike gear to the hotel manager and had breakfast around 8.30. what a luxury, no hurries to be out on the bike before it gets too warm. From the hotel we took a tax to the airport to get our car. Another painful Sicilian experience. The voucher says to meet in the arrival hall at the desk, ...
... tour of the cloister next to the doumo which on mondays closes at 1 pm.
A big nice cool relaxing cloister walk with very colorful pillars surrounding. Each of these pillars was decorated in a different way with small pieces of mosaic and sculptures at the top.
After this visit the church was closed but our room was available and luggage arrived, so time for a refreshing shower and normal clothes again (remember biking pants...).