Hotel Poggio Ducale

Address: Via Paolo Gaifami 5-7, Catania, Sicily, 95126, Italy | 3 star hotel
 
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Location

This 3 star hotel, located in the Barriera-Canalicchio area of Catania, is near Piazza Duomo, Duomo di Catania, Catania's Street Market, and Palazzo Biscari.
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Travel Blogs from Catania

Under the Spell of Mt Etna

A travel blog entry by crowdywendy on May 05, 2014

31 photos

... Taormina marble which leads to the sacristy. The church was the seat of the "Brotherhood of the Souls in Purgatory" and depictions of humans burning in flames, symbolising the purification of sins, are located throughout the building - all pretty gruesome.

The square with its distinctive black and white paving leads to the Porta Di Mezzo upon which stands the Torre dell'Orologio, the well known medieval clock tower. Built in the ...

Priorities

A travel blog entry by la-bella-vita on Jan 23, 2014

... beauty, small mercies and of course, olive oil. Here in Sicily, the people are the most passionate, well aligned, loud and humble people I've ever met and I hope I remember these days when I come home and start to get wrapped up in life again.

Last night I had to do one of the most painful things a backpacker has to do, a backpack cull. You tip up your bag and layout all the **** you have unknowingly accumulated over the past few ...

From Beach to Mountain and into a Cock Bar

A travel blog entry by jpulvirenti1 on Aug 18, 2011

2 comments, 9 photos

Can yo believe it no, Granita and brioche today! Instead I enjoy a Caffe Latte and what nice change that is for the day.

After breakfast my cousin Nello's wife Marisa and their daughters Vera and Federica, and friend Simone pick me up and we head to Isola Bella for a day on the beach. On our way we stop at the bakery and purchase our panini with provalone cheese and prosciutto for lunch.
Isla Bella known in Sicilian as Isula Bedda is ...

To Shop or Not To Shop, That is the Question!

A travel blog entry by jpulvirenti1 on Aug 17, 2011

6 photos

... meaning bath and al Saqquah dating back to the cult of the Syrian god "Shai al Quaaum". Could it be that my descendant are a mixture of Spanish and Arabic on my Grandfather's (Rosario Sciacca) side of the family.

In the afternoon Ottavio had spend sometime with me going over the computer.

In the evening Saro's cousin and his family arrived for a casual dinner alfresco style in their court yard.
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Swimming in the Ionian Sea

A travel blog entry by jpulvirenti1 on Aug 15, 2011

3 photos

... In the evening Fiorella, Nuncio, Mariella, Pino and few other friends and I had dinner at a little restaurant opposite San Sebastiano, a beautiful baroque Cathedral. I enjoyed a Chipolina and a Catochata. They would something similar to involtini, but with pastry. Finally Fiorella dropped me off at San Giovanni to rejoin Pina, Saro and Zia Graziella, where I would remain for the night. ...