Il Principe Hotel
Travel Blogs from Catania
$3,600 for a challenge
-$5,502 for flight to Italy
Country cash $400
Flight to new delhi india $2,542
... by a process of elimination you decide who stays and who goes. I now own two pairs of pants, a tee and some odd socks (don't even think one of them is mine). Deep inside I know it wasn't the clothes making my pack heavy, but the 2 Euro bottle of wine, a collection of impractically large rocks from the top of Etna and some cow shaped salt and pepper shakers I found deep in the Catanian flee markets. Secretly I know this, but its all about priorities. xx
Waking up around 7 am, I worked on my blog from the previous day, got ready, and went to the kitchen for breakfast. It was just me in there. I enjoyed an amazing donut type thing. There was so much food but the donut was all I could eat. The kitty came down and we played for a good 30 minutes until the children called him back up.
Out in the sunshine, I walked towards the fish market. It was another beautiful day. I ...
... from being away from water for so long. (Alright, alright.. only a little over a month..). As I mentioned in a previous post, the Mediterranean sea is much different than the Pacific. It's nearly clear here. You can see all the rocks as if you were looking at it naked. Plus, it doesn't cast a fishy smell like I am used to. In the area I was yesterday, the water was roughly 60- 70 degrees. Not super warm but definitely not Monterey.
I stayed near the water for ...
... a flight: once on boarded we traveled a short distance on the ground and then patiently waited our turn to take the runway for take off. Turns out I was wrong. The train was parked and had no intention of going anywhere. So here I was, stuck in a train. alone, in God knows where...
Immediately I began to pray. Soon after, I began pacing and praying; beginning to search for some help. Probably like 10 minutes later some train janitors noticed me and I noticed them. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service