Marina Holiday Resort & Spa
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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Up, had an awesome shower in our ensuite, meet everyone at 6.45 in the lobby, unloaded the ferry Italian style (piano, piano or slowly, slowly), passengers are not allowed in the car/bus until it is on land only the driver, so drives off, parks on the edge of the road & loads the passengers up, we then went to tonights hotel …
... cheeses. The people are really friendly, and helpful. On our hikes in these mountains, we saw wild pigs, deer, wonderful wild flowers and many fossils in the rocks.
We are now on the coast near Palermo, getting ready to go to Sardinia on Saturday. Tomorrow, we look forward to a local saint day, where the village is in festival mode all day, with much noisy drumming, masses in the church, then a parade of the saint's effigy. At midnight and 6 am there have been a series ...
... They then took me through the business class check in and through to the waiting room and then onto the plane, very efficient. Small plane that took us to Rome.
Not very comfortable but we were soon there and picked up in another wheelchair, we were then parked in a waiting area with several other people. Nothing seemed to be happening so I said to Neil go and find the Singapore Airline check ...
... the passenger assist area is.
Onto Palermo to pick up the local guide, the rubbish on the way into Palermo on the side of the motorway was not impressive, the people obviously don't care for their city.
After the tour of the city, we were dropped off to have lunch. By this time it was raining, so Helen, Neil and I dashed across the square to have lunch in a nice looking restaurant that Gilberto had pointed out. They had a pond full of turtles ...
... Imagine driving downtown in any large city in the world at peak hour. Now imagine that the number of lanes changes frequently and that there are no traffic lights at many intersections and you get an idea of what driving in Sicily is like. Strangely enough, it all works. There also appears to be minimal, if any, road rage. In fact, you could always easily merge and other drivers were most courteous in the mayhem.
Discussing the craziness ...