Sheraton Catania Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- Airport Transportation
TripAdvisor Reviews Sheraton Catania Hotel Aci Castello
Travel Blogs from Aci Castello
... roads that wind up very steep grades. Our GPS thought we were about 200 feet higher than we really were so our hotel was nowhere to be found (and I’m freaking out with a standard transmission car, making a “y” turn on a very, very narrow road [with a nasty drop off] and on a very steep grade (be warned that Paul’s story will make it sound like we were on a flat, wide road or something of the kind). I must admit that I ...
... island near Taomina and is Also known as The Pearl of the Ionian Sea, and was a private property until 1990, when it was bought by the Region of Sicily, being turned into a nature reserve. There is a narrow path that often connects the island to the mainland beach. The island has a small and rather rocky beach which is a popular destination for sunbathers. After lunch Federica, Vera and I crossed the narrow path to the Island paying ...
Today I had a chill-out day, so Pina, Saro and I enjoyed an outing to Corso Umberto for a Peach Granita macchiato with Mandola. After breakfast we all went shopping.
I bought a pair of shorts, a new cap and some Eau de Toilette, 'Lemon Sorbet'. We also did some grocery shopping before returning home to join Zia Graziella who had made gnocchi and chicken schnitzels for lunch.
In the afternoon I took ...
... and so I would return to bask in the sun. An easy Barbecue lunch followed by Tiramisu and the remaining afternoon was an enjoyable card playing experience, playing Briscola and Scorpa. Two popular card games taught by Father and Grandfather whilst I was growing up. There was one change to the game that was new to myself, that was that we were now playing with five cards instead ...
... to a holiday house in Stazzo that my cousin and friends had rented out for the holiday season. The holiday house has its own private beach and this would be our accommodation for the night.
The 14th of August is a public holiday and celebrations take place. The Feriae Augusti was introduced by Emperor Augustus in 18 BC. This was in addition to earlier Roman festivals which fell in the same month, such as 'Vinalia' rustica or the Coinsualia, ...