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Travel Blogs from Catania
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Celebrating the life of the first Christian missionary in Sicily, is a unique religious festival, that has been held on the 3rd weekend in May, since 1766.
The Feast of Saint Philip (Festa Di San Filippo), is held in Calatabiano, 12 km south of Taormina, on the east coast of Sicily. This small town of less than 5500 inhabitants, swells with revellers in a blaze of street lights, ...
... by a process of elimination you decide who stays and who goes. I now own two pairs of pants, a tee and some odd socks (don't even think one of them is mine). Deep inside I know it wasn't the clothes making my pack heavy, but the 2 Euro bottle of wine, a collection of impractically large rocks from the top of Etna and some cow shaped salt and pepper shakers I found deep in the Catanian flee markets. Secretly I know this, but its all about priorities. xx
The flight we took had 2 layovers that took one day
We stayed in Catania for one day.
Our airplane ticket from Quito to Catania which was 5,000 USD total.
We stayed at the B&B City Center in Catania.
We had pizza at gisira pizza and drinks for 6 dollars each.
We sailed overnight to Turkey and as the majority of the group has been before we spent the day on the beach getting a tan and sipping cocktails! There is space to sunbathe on the ship which is very wield when your sailing through the day and sunbathing in the middle of the ...