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... century BC, through occupation by the Greeks, Romans, Vandals, Byzantines, Arabs, Normans, all have left their marks, both physically and culturally. Many of the cities, temples, monuments and cathedrals left behind have been incredibly well preserved and, in some cases, sensitively restored. The fact that so many of these sites have survived is, I suspect, a combination of luck (the incredible mosaic floors of Villa Romana were preserved by a mudslide ...
We didn't have a set time to start today, and had the morning to explore on our own, so we joined our new friends Sandra and Frank for a walk. We saw the 12th century church, Chiesa di S. Maria, which was originally planned as a mosque, so it contains stunning Byzantine mosaics. Next door there was a much smaller and very simply decorated church, ...
Our first stop was after winding up a large hill to view the 5th century Temple and Theatre. Next was another set of hairpin bends expertly negotiated by our bus driver, while we enjoyed spectacular views down towards the coastline. The picturesque medieval village of Erice was expertly built at the top. We wandered the cobblestone streets and in one of the piazzas a film crew ...
We left Trapani at 10 AM on Friday by bus retracing the route back to Palermo arriving about noon. After checking into the hotel and having lunch we attacked the city by Hop on Hop off bus! Palermo has done a pretty good job of mixing the old with the new. Much of the historical area remains intact while a new modern city has expanded outside. It's pretty chaotic in the narrow old streets, many now of which have been closed to traffic. ...
... coral and colourful fish, the foundations and structure of the ancient theatre are the backbone of the urban locality that has organically sprouted around it, swallowing it whole, allowing only glimpses of its original intention.
Sorbillo was open when we returned following the interesting tour. We ordered a pizza each but I wasn’t hungry enough to return an objective culinary assessment. Sheila ate most of my pizza and bestowed an A+ rating on the famous ...