Jolly Hotel Messina
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... slice of Paradiso (the Italian word for 'Paradise').
Seeing that it is summer in America and Europe, I cant brag to you about the beautiful sunny warm weather, but I can say that the location was one of the most beautiful places that I have seen. Both from the top of the mountain in Taormina to the beach in Nexos. To God be the glory for creating such a beautiful world! Next stop: Switzerland!
Ciao belli raggazi!
... forth from our mountain top retreat to hunt for a cannoli and suitable cliff jumping locations.
Tomorrrow marks a return to normality and those things that accompany it - anaemic skin tones and early starts. Therefore we're making the best of the final day in our sicilian idle, like a mafia don in hiding, by rising leisurely late, topping up our tans and scofing pizza. Molto Bene!
... and ear and has amazing acoustics. The caves were supposedly originally quarries and later used as prisons but they are also very beautifully finished and seems to me far too finished to be simple quarries. We also went into the very exotic Domo only to find a wedding in process, not a bad place to get married.
Tomorrow our sons leave, off back to London and we drive to the south of Sicily, via Piazza Armenia it's famous mosaics and on to ...
... our car is high, with the top box, and would not fit into the underground car park, there really was no easy place to park in the very crowded town. We ended up parking in a resident's parking zone and were very glad to see the car not towed away when we came back from lunch.
Now we are chilling by the pool... this is going to be a quiet week.....
On beach in a bar watching Kathy have a massage while I have a beer. Had my massage, **** it hurt but feel good now. Ordered another beer. We are in Port Grimuad, South of France. Very pretty and very busy. Grimuad is next to St Tropez, where the rich and famous live and park their super yachts. Brad and Angeline with kids live in the hills behind us. Back to where we went after Croatia, we caught a over night boat to Bari, Italy and drove south ...
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- Free parking
- Pets allowed