Hotel Ossidiana Stromboli
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Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Today is beach day, but before going to the beach we would visit a small town (old fisherman village) called Marzememi. first of all the trip that looked easy on the map turned out to be a long trip through forgotten streets in the middle of nowhere. Anyway ultimately we got where we needed to be. As such a nice village, but of this 'old fisherman village' little was left. It looked very touristic (nothing wrong with that) plenty of ...
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Today we woke up early to get to Syracuse which is on the Eastern side of the Island. We left our little house early to end up in the middle of a traffic jam close to Syracuse. Despite the traffic we reached a parking spot close to the archeological park an dropped the car there. Temperature was rising already substantially. Although our parking was a good one, it was on the ...
... the historic beauty of downtown Palermo. We then caught a regional train that hugged the northern coast of Sicily, with endless sea views, heading east to Milazzo, the major departure point for the Aeolian Islands.
Finally, we boarded the ferry, with everyone heading to Stromboli directed to sit in a particular area. Arriving at Lipari, the largest and most populated of the Aeolian Islands, an announcement was made that no, the ...
... to see the volcano but cancelled that at last minute to stay on the volcano – why not; and very glad I did. Very quiet place with only 400 people living here. It had me singing the ‘Round the Twist’ theme song as it reminded me of that show for some reason.
I tried to get on the crater climb that evening but I arrived too late. Sets off at 330pm and ferry got in about 4. Instead I did the boat trip around the side of the island to see ...
... to leave..... He must have put 300 meters of chain out, and in the process of trying to depart, hooked himself quite forcibly, to the neighboring boat. After struggling for almost an hour, and waking up the victimized boat they were hooked on.... departure plans got cancelled. I think these two boats are going to have to figure this one out with the light of the day. Off to bed we all went.... We have an early start tomorrow..... 6:00a.m. We have a 12 ...