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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Paola Carloforte
Travel Blogs from Carloforte
... 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 ...
... of villages, a very big industrial estate, had to go through the middle of the city in Termini Imerse and finally reached Cefalu. I had studied the map before to seek for parking spaces, but the reality turned out a bit more difficult. All streets were reserved for locals and like in most italian villages no parking space to find. So we drove and drove but finally got an excellent spot close to town where we could park the car safely. Right in time to go to the Duomo before ...
... but overall it is not really a nice city, like some of the other Italian cities.
We returned around five, did some shopping in a neighboring village and had a drink a simple dish at our own place after a short swim in the pool.
It was a nice day, warm as all the other days before, with lots of impressions and lots of activity.
Will try to post some pictures as well.
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, ...
... divided between a visit to the church with more the 6000m2 decorated golden mosaics - they call it the biggest bible in pictures - an amazing view. Also climbed the tower and got a nice view over the city and Palermo, but also the cloister.
Second activity was a bar with a nice beer and granita and watching other people in the bar. Saw for the first time 'sandwich - ice', bitterly a sandwich type of roll (brioche) filled with ice cream. Very ...