Residence Hotel La Taverna
Travel Blogs from Capo Vaticano
... my "free love" and pro-celibacy ideals.
-----Hmmm. Maybe I should settle down in a place where I could make the "Romantic Revolution"?
-----I traveled that day by train and ferry to Palermo, Sicily. I checked out this beautiful city.
-----It was so dirty. Four-story buildings - coffee brown, sour yellow, orange, white, or pink - were covered in big, Sicilian window shutters and balconies. The shutters were darker brown, and the ...
... next week. I saw a great movie under the stars tonight. The Way, Way Back with Steve Carell. It certainly wasn't a comedy as he is used to being in. In fact, he played a rather nasty character. It really put me in mind of the old movie Little Miss Sunshine. Quite good, all in all. Last of all this evening was the comedy of George Casey. He's from Ireland...need I say more. Well, it's off to bed for some much needed sleep as the next 2 days are going to be long and busy. ...
... climbing the Starks to our hotel room. We hung around until dinner, then we went down to the Port (the waterfront), to find some food. We had dinner at this really nice restaurant, that served lots of seafood and lots of pasta! I had fresh pasta with crab. It was really good, and the waiter said I was the best at speaking Italian out of all of us (never letting them forget that!). We had desert, tiramisu, then we went back to the hotel and went to sleep. Bye!
... some kids are playing and like all kids yelling to each other. There is a small pavilion nearby where many men are gathered playing cards. Well must head back to the hotel now for dinner. Tomorrow we have yet another early start and I am going to the top of Mt Etna weather permitting. Edie has decided not to catch the cable car and jeeps that take you to the top. More on that tomorrow ...
... hour before we reached Letojanni, a little town on the coast about 5 klms north of Taormina, the resort town of Sicily. The hotel is right across from the beach and is much better than I was led to believe. It is spartan but very clean and we have a balcony. The air conditioning has been pounding away since 4.00, but the temperature in the room is still 26'C. So as it is now 10 pm, we are going to open the doors and let the breeze in off the ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking