Hotel Santa Lucia
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Swimming pool
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Thursday 14th May
Back to the coast to re-plan. The Mimosa campsite is lovely and just off the beach. We have our own private bathroom so after arriving just before lunch we decided we would do nothing for the rest of the day except enjoy the sunshine. The area is classed as the Southern Tyrrhenian coast and a popular holiday destination for Italians and their visiting American relatives (enormous numbers ...
The birthplace of Archimedes(you remember the book Mr Archimedes bath) and chosen island for Mafia. There are quite a few mafia type souvenirs around the little shops, along with lava from Mt Etna, which was smoking satisfactorily when we were leaving. Lots of tiny streets in the old town, plus, of course, high end shops and tourists, but not as many as other places. Antiquities too and I would have liked to spend more time here and less in ...
... thing we call curushi...(spelling in dialect is not easy and if i was even close on that spelling i would be very surprised)
Overall it was nice to see my grandparents, uncle, aunt, cousins ect... not seeing your family for over 5 years is kind of crazy if you ask me!!!! Next time i go.. MUST be in summer.. the beach there is my favorite that i have ever been to. Maybe this summer?? Publish
... Sicily is a four lane freeway which is under construction, reconstruction and repair I would say for a good third of it. It is also a freeway with about 40 tunnels, followed by long loooong high bridges. Basically you run through mountains, then over river valleys and then once in a while drop to flat valley bottoms. Hillside towns run along beside you for part of the way, interspersed with rolling hills of olive groves, some vineyards, the occasional sheep herd and ...
... the spot. Not sure what time our bodies think it is so we are making it an early night and hopefully we aren't wide awake at 4:00 a.m. Well this ends my rambling account of our incredible trip. I keep thinking I'll wake up in the morning and it will all have been a dream because this truly is the stuff that dreams are made of. Ciao for now, thanks for reading and I hope this gave you a few chuckles and warmed your heart as much as it did mine ...