Hotel Porta Felice
Travel Blogs from Palermo
... the wealthy have their weekend villas, and some were really impressive. Summer finishes on 15th September, so the beach was being dismantled of narrow wooden walkway, umbrellas, and any thing else associated with beach lounging. Unfortunately the bus could't stop, so we just had glimpses of the sandy beach. We were back at the hotel by 6.00, where we had a farewell meeting with Loredana. Last minute instructions. Then it was off to the harbour ...
... Tabacchonist about how the bus system worked. Mario then asked us for coffee, so we chatted for a bit before we visited the Cathedral. Monreale's Cathedral is reputed to house the best collection of Norman mosaics in the world. It did not disappoint. Cathedrals were part of the power game during the Medieval ages and William II, the Norman king wanted to demonstrate his authority over Sicily by installing a new archbishop, so he built a Cathedral in Monreale meant to rival those ...
... the hometown of Michael's maternal great grandparents, the Rao family. Perched atop a hill, at the base of a prominant rock outcrop, Marineo is an unassuming Sicilian countryside town without many real sites to see. We stopped in the middle of town and bought salami and cheese from a shop, then drove to the main chiesa. Decorations lined the streets and workers were cleaning up following a religious celebration that happened ...
... 13.333333969116211px; line-height: 17.77777862548828px;">After lunch we visited 'La Piazza Della Vergognia', The Four Banks, Theatro Massimo and another Byzantine Church. Unfortunately it was time to head home.
... only available for an extra price if the room is rented by 4 people.
Dude, your oh so great room has no ******* window, neither in the 'bathroom' nor in the rest of the villa. And as seen that we all can get a bit evil under certain circumstances I decided to leave the refrigerator and the freezer open all night long.
Once that was done I did actually get a bit a paranoia and packed my bag so I can hit the road first thing in the morning, next stop Messina ;)
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services