Saracen Sands Village Hotel & Resort
Travel Blogs from Isola Delle Femmine
... 8226;free spin in casino on slot machine - I lost •7pm feature film in cinema, Bruce Almighty •9pm dinner... Service and food not good tonight .violinist show How much R and R can YOU pack into a day?? Tonight, as we were eating dinner, the ship passed through a very narrow strait between Italy and Sicily! It was ...
... statues and columns. We then saw some lovely old churches and from there the beautiful Opera House. We needed to be back at the hotel by 2.10 pm for a tour of the churches of Palermo. We were taken to three churches and they were so beautiful. All these churches were built around 8th century BC to 300 AD. They each took at least 40 years to build and the workmanship is magnificent. Imagine building such beautiful buildings inside and outside ...
... stamps for post cards they seemed incredulous that I wanted stamps. I thought it was just their branch but the one in Palermo was worse. I had 2 parcels to send, the guy weighed the first one, then had a row with a customer and stuck the prepaid label on the wrong parcel, proceeded to peel it off, tearing the parcel and the label then, stuck it on the correct parcel all crumpled and without much stick. I complained like heck but to no avail. When I asked for stamps he also ...
... church, dating from 1172, and as we approached I thought we might have made a mistake because the outside is pretty dull. Inside however it was just beautiful. The whole of the walls were covered with the most marvellous mosaics of biblical scenes.
We are now in a Palermo hotel and will spend a day here tomorrow before catching the ferry tomorrow night to Naples.
... he expected I would have had enough of and would have plenty of opportunity to see more of in other parts of Italy anyway. He'll bring me somewhere special and less touristy, he said.
Caverna de Sta. Rosalia She is the patron saint of Palermo. They have a massive celebration once a year (I forgot which time of the year) in honour of the healing miracles of Sta. Rosalia. The place is an amazing church built over a cavern or cave. ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed