Quality Hotel Park Siracusa Sicily
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... and medieval. As a port city and major player in the trade routes it became a very influential city. It is home to Archimedes the great mathematician. Eventually Siracusa fell to the Roman Empire but because of its prominence in trade it still thrived and became a center formChristians as is evident in the many catacombs. Beautiful city with wonderful ...
$3,600 for a challenge
-$5,502 for flight to Italy
Country cash $400
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The last couple of weeks I have been floating around Sicily and can happily confirm that conditions have improved greatly since cat mauling/sugar daddy scenarios from previous entry!
I first arrived in the capital, Palermo, crazy,dirty,delicious Palermo. Palermo is a fantastic city, deep in grunge and decay, it still maintains a youthful university student atmosphere and its historic beauty. Greatest achievement - nearly finishing a ...
... piazza and walked inside a couple monuments. Down in the fish market it was hectic. People everywhere yelling their deals and others purchasing them. Most of the sea food was still alive… at one point, a man dropped one of the octopus from his hands. It hit the ground, changed colors, and began moving away. There were cuttlefish, swordfish, octopus, giant tuna, clams, mussels, etc; I haven't ever seen this kind of variety. ...
... place; something I haven't seen in Italy. I wanted to warm up so I ordered a pizza. Did I mention everything is much cheaper here? It is. So far, I have enjoyed sicilian food and prices much more than in Rome.
I was worn so I headed back to my B&B and talked to my mom until I feel asleep. That was my first day in Catania/last day in Taormina. :)
Woah, my blogs are getting long.. so sorry! I will try to write more to the point next time.