Hotel Villa Igiea
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... cappacinoes. Cannoli are crunchy tubes of sweet pastry filled with fresh ricotta studded with pieces of candied fruit. Weight watcher friendly they are not; but delicious they are. Since we had time we walked slowly and looked at the shop windows...I say at, since we were not really in very many. A number of the photos are of shop windows...as you can imagine, besides designer items there are the usual tourist-tee shirt stores as well ...
We have had a nice week in the house. Taormina, supposedly the most popular tourist location of Sicily, is an interesting place but I'm not sure I would come back, or certainly not for a whole week. The small town is set in a cliff top and parking, apart from the multi-storey car park, is impossible. The town is also way above the beach and while the beach and the small islands are nice, not sure they are that nice to have to drive down all the time. At ...
... seen as time for god. The brides no longer have bridesmaids and so there are only witnesses to the wedding, and they are not in the bridal party.
It is around 12mn when Sam goes to sleep and I am awake until 1am, trying to update notes for this blog, as our days have been so full I have not had time to keep it updated. We are so happy in Sicily, I am now certain I will love all that Italy has to offer and like so many other people, fall in love with this ...
... and off we went. At the end of town is a seven story car park that has literally been carved into the mountainside so once you get that far next is a lift up to the town itself. The views from the top are breathtaking.
As we were only here for the day we decided to just walk the full length of the town. Like all medieval towns you have the town arch or gates that the Romans were famous for building where ever they conquered. ...
... rubble around the area. Mt Etna is the most active volcano in Europe..... We had a lovely day as we strolled around the streets and were delighted around every corner with a perfect picture or interesting sight. What a gorgeous town. Visited the Greek Theatre and the views from the top were breathtaking including Etna with snow capped peaks, the beaches & coastline below, cruise ships arriving for the day ...
Other places to stay in Taormina
Via Nazionale 105, Taormina | 4 star hotelfrom $269
- Enchanteur et haut de gamme !
- Awesome hotel
Via Madonna delle Grazie 3, Taormina | 4 star hotelfrom $327
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- Selective information.....
Piazza San Domenico 5, Taormina | 5 star hotelfrom $401
- Gorgeous gardens, beautiful public rooms, disappointing bedrooms
- Wonderful and unique - like staying in a living museum
Via Teatro Greco 59, Taormina | 5 star hotelfrom $849
- Stunning service, views and rooms
- An oasis at the end of a long vacation
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189 Via Nazionale, Taormina | 4 star hotelfrom $182
Bagnoli Croci 75, Taormina | 4 star hotelfrom $237
- Excellent location, staff rude and disapointing food
- Great Hotel, Not So Great Staff!
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Via Nazionale 147, Taormina | 5 star hotelfrom $269
Via Bagnoli Croci, 79, Taormina | 3 star hotelfrom $245
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Via Pirandello, 50, Taormina | 5 star hotelfrom $352
- Un vero 5 stelle lusso!
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Via Nazionale,161, Taormina | 5 star hotelfrom $367
Via Bagnoli Croce 92, Taormina | 4 star hotelfrom $166
- Fabulous break
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Via Don Bosco 10, Taormina | 2 star hotelfrom $90
Via Nazionale 107/A, Taormina | 5 star hotelfrom $306
Via Dietro Cappuccini, 10, Taormina | 3 star hotelfrom $100
Via Circonvallazione, 61, Taormina | 4 star hotelfrom $151
Via Bagnoli Croce 1, Taormina | 4 star hotelfrom $193
- A great hotel
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Via Nazionale 114, Taormina | 3 star hotelfrom $111
Via Leonardo da Vinci 83, Taormina | 3 star hotelfrom $96
Via Dietro Cappuccini, Taormina | 2 star hotelfrom $97
Via Toselli 8, Taormina | 4 star hotel
- Excellent location - good hotel
- Price is not in proportion to quality offered
- Super hotel and location
Via Guardiola Vecchia, 34-37, Taormina | 4 star hotelfrom $195
- Fabulous small hotel with great service and views
- Lovely hotel;great location;teriffic views
- Breathtaking views
Via L Pirandello 60, Taormina | 3 star hotelfrom $171
- Fantastic Place to stay!
- A great stay at the Bel Soggiorno
- We would happily return to Bel Soggiorno
Piazzale Della Funivia, Taormina | 3 star hotelfrom $113
Via Madonna delle Grazie 9, Taormina | 4 star hotelfrom $86