- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... and minding the grounds. The place was a little run down.
The female half of the Bulgarian couple asked if we had any food, we replied ‘Sort of but no wine.’ ‘Ah this is no good’ she exclaimed, ‘I make you a sandwich.’ Within minutes she appeared from her small kitchen with a paper bag with three bread rolls and two unusually long cooked cold sausages.
She offered them as a gift and in few ...
... with a guest soprano and tenor who had beautiful voices. We were very impressed. Then it was off for drinks before dinner. Our drinks package has meant we are trying out as many of the cocktails we can as well as having a glass or two of wine at lunch and dinner. Wine at lunch is a great way to start the afternoon siesta!! So tonight we are off to La Goulette, the port of Tunis, Tunisia, Our first time in Africa! See you all ...
... the north to the port. We have a private full day walking tour booked with Jacquie of Palermo and Monreale so did not go into the cathedral or monuments.
We walked to the corner which marks the centre of the city from whence four quadrants of the city are apportioned and named. We also walked up and down many streets, just happening upon monumental buildings. When I look at the map of Palermo where the churches are shaded in purple there ...
... similar partly destroyed buildings all across the old part of the city. In the next market area there was a meat vendor who had the biggest hooves for sale - I thought they were cow hooves but Marco explained they were just pig ones - they would have been the size of my lower legs. The next tasting was meusari - which consisted of a mix of meusa (veal spleen), polmone (veal lungs) and scannaruzzato (veal throat gristle) boiled and then warmed by lightly frying it in pork fat and ...
San Vito Lo Capo, lovely town although tastefully touristic with fab beaches all around.. Had a lovely walk into the town centre followed by a tasty ice cream, lots here and quite tasteful for a tourist destination but lucky for us it's out of season but still busy enough for a nice atmosphere... We never did find the two fresh fish ...