Hotel Scala Greca

Address: Avola 7, Syracuse, Sicily, 96100, Italy | Hotel
 
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Travel Blogs from Syracuse

The End of the Road

A travel blog entry by lmglmora on Feb 26, 2015

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... tiene una larga historia que empieza con los romanos y ha sido moldeado por la lava volcánica, un terremoto y el reciclado para usos modernos.

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La visita nos lleva toda la mañana y pasamos el resto del día de turismo bajo la lluvia, bajando y subiendo varias veces por la Via Etnea que une la plaza de la catedral con ...

Arquimedes birthplace

A travel blog entry by lmglmora on Feb 21, 2015

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... of cheap umbrellas in the city for all the tourists arriving in February looking for a winter sun holiday.

Rain, lots of it and tomorrow, more rain is forecasted. So like a pair of drowned rats, we have lost ourselves in Ortygia Island; mingling with the locals at a photography exhibition and workshop where they took our photo for purposes we didn't quite catch


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Duomo di Siracusa

A travel blog entry by lbreault on Jan 07, 2015

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This cathedral is truly a rarity. One can see the transformation this sacred place has gone through from an ancient Greek temple to a cathedral with Medieval and Baroque architecture. Its metamorphosis throughout history is evident just by looking at the architecture of this church.

This sacred place has over 2,400 years of history. The cathedral was founded on the ruins of the Temple of Athena, built by the tyrant Gelon. The Doric ...

Temple of Athena

A travel blog entry by colebuck on Jan 07, 2015

On June 7, our group made a visit to the Syracuse Cathedral, or the Temple of Athena. Now a church, the building was once created as Temple dedicated to the Greek mythological goddess Athena. First erecting as temple by the Ancient Greeks over 2,000 years ago, the building has now been converted into a Basilica styled cathedral. It stood as the largest building we visited in Sicily, and was unmatched in beauty ...

St. Mary's at Siracusa

A travel blog entry by gunnarpatrick on Jan 07, 2015

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St. Mary's in Siracusa, Italy has a history in its walls alone. Each part of the building has its own place in time and culture. The structure has columns still standing that the Greeks originally put up for the temple of the virgin Artemis. The columns are as wide as 4 feet and go back for around 12 columns. This temple covered a large area and would ...