Il Giardino delle Zagare
Travel Blogs from Piazza Armerina
... it imposes it..... Like a Molopo in Italy..... With no wifi and the peace and quiet, all we can do is faciamo relax.....
Monday was another shopping day as we promised the girls we could find H&M, they bought quite few reasonably priced things there last time we were in Italy. Highlight of the trip was finding and eating arancini! Balls made of risotto, filled with ragu / mozzarella, crumbed and deep ...
... in the 12thC totally covering the villa and its out buildings ensured that the Villa was preserved virtually intact till excavations began in the early 1900's.
While the magnificence of the estate is obvious, it is the mosiacs that are responsible for its listing as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It was estimated that there are over 4200 sq yards of mosiacs. It is as large as it sounds! Each and every room had mosiacs on the ...
... Ortigia. We then went home for lunch before going to the Pupi Theatre [puppet theatre] It was quite enjoyable. There were a lot of sword fights and dead people by the end of it. Lucy got to choose where we eat so she chose the La Pizzoleria. On the last day that we had in Sicily we went to the Catacombs and saw where all the Christians were buried. There were so many places for children. It was really scary knowing that that many children died. We also saw where A Pope had been ...
... entertained with 'selfies' and text messages while the poor guide poured out her soul to two middle aged Englishmen in short trousers and in one case a pink cap.
We became increasingly diverted by the antics of the official guides and their charges. We were pursued down the Sacred Way by a German guide; I could not understand what she was saying but I could recognise that she had learnt her intonation from the Nuremburg rallies. It was just ...
... boy did we sleep well last night. I have never seen a more complicated password for wifi I have attached a photo We did not fully appreciate the B & B until we came up to the roof terrace for breakfast . The most amazing spread of home made delicacies see photo. The delightful lady who runs the place said " start the day with something sweet as bitterness is sure to follow" Sicilian philosophy. The views match the food and as it ...
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