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... tour of Catania city before being dropped off to our hotel. Although it was still drizzling with rain, the city was very pleasant and after our long travels was an easy way of undertaking a tour.
A meal at a local traditional Sicilian restaurant and an early night was greatly appreciated.
I have slightly altered Carmelo's recipe which I hastily jotted down on our return trip to Catania. ...
Piņa had cooked a rice salad which included, peas, tuna, capsicum, champions, gherkins, eggs and capers
We finished the meal off with Honey Dew and Gelato. I sound like Joe now describing the food we ate.
We then went for ...
... a brief stopover at the bus station, before heading out to Agrigento.
On that trip, my brief time in Catania told me it wasn't a place worth staying in. But here we were, with two nights scheduled for Catania, a necessity to be able to take a day trip up to Mount Etna, especially for people without their own vehicle. While parts of Catania are run down and ugly, and some areas downright decrepit, it really is a slice of Sicilian life, as anywhere you ...
... by conservationists as early as 1983, and it was quickly obtained by the Region and designated as a protected natural site. The island is home to several species of birds, and a few types of lizards.
In the afternoon Marisa drove us to Castelmola, at the top of the mountain, where we had a walk around and then dropped into the Turrisi Bar, a bar/cafe totally focused on penises. There are so many Penises; from furniture, lamps, menus ...
Today I had a chill-out day, so Pina, Saro and I enjoyed an outing to Corso Umberto for a Peach Granita macchiato with Mandola. After breakfast we all went shopping.
I bought a pair of shorts, a new cap and some Eau de Toilette, 'Lemon Sorbet'. We also did some grocery shopping before returning home to join Zia Graziella who had made gnocchi and chicken schnitzels for lunch.
In the afternoon I took ...