Motta Residence Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... in the Baronessa Hotel, on an indoor open-air terrace facing the sea.
From the menu, this was the entrée course (after an appetizer and pasta dish): "Pearl of Swordfish in Heart of Wild Greens on Ash Potato and Grilled Peppers Velluteč." It was delicious and beautifully presented.
Best of all ...
... and Grilled Peppers Velluteč." It was delicious and beautifully presented.
Best of all was the dessert, a traditional Sicilian cannoli.
We generally don’t like cannoli because it has too much mascarpone. But this one had just the right amount of sweet ricotta and cream. Just delicious.
It was the perfect way to end a wonderful meal, and a terrific visit to one of Sicily’s most scenic ...
... The day was very hot - 30C at 8am and probably close to 40C in the afternoon. As a result, we did not have the clearest views of Etna. Nevertheless, at 9am, while exploring Il Teatro, we saw two plumes rising from the still-active volcano. We took a taxi to Taormina (elevation 400m) and a regional bus up to Castelmola (550 to 600m). The roads are unbelievably twisted as they head straight up the ...
We visited the Gole di Alcantare back on August 23rd but I just found my pictures so thought I'd add a little blog entry. It is a cool place.
On our way from Taormina to Mt. Etna we took a little detour to check out Gole di Alcantare, or the Alcantara Gorges. My understanding of these gorges is that thousands of years ago lava flows ...
We did not take any photos in Sorrento where we stopped on the 20/8 as we have been there 3 times before. Our next stop was in Taormina which is perched high up on top of a hill overlooking the ocean. We got on the local hop on hop off bus which took us along the coast then up a steep incline to the town. It was a truly spectacular scenery. Taormina is a comune and small town on the east coast of the ...