Musciara Siracusa Resort
Travel Blogs from Syracuse
... of Acitrezza for dinner. It was Sunday night and the town square was full of people. Many Italian cities have festivals for their patron saint during the summer, so we think that is what it was. We just happened to come upon a small chorus concert in front of a church so we sat and listened for awhile. They sang several popular Italian songs, as well as songs by The Beatles and Frank Sinatra (sung in English) This was a great end ...
... or fences to keep people from falling in. We did notice a helicopter pad nearby. I wonder how often it had to be used? At one point we were given the option of walking to a higher point, but a few of us older people opted out. The views we had were just fine!
Next, we were taken to a national park. We hiked about a mile in and stopped to eat some dinner and wait for the sunset. Emanuel ...
... we couldn't hear it hit the bottom ever. I should mention Mt Etna is actually erupting at the moment and when we were there even though we couldn't see the lava through the smoke we could hear it growling every now and again. After about 2 & 1/2 of walking up and down checking out the spectacles the volcano had created through the year we headed back to rest our legs for a little bit and eat some pastries..fatty life! The afternoon saw ...
... cream and visited a Greek theatre which was built in the third century BC which is 300 years before Jesus.Then was a German man singing Opera on the stage. He was very good. Then we wandered the shops.It was formal night on the boat so we all got dressed up for dinner then the ...
We woke up a little earlier today to make the hour long trip to Noto, famous for its Baroque architecture, almonds and the gelateria that purportedly makes the best ice-cream in the world! I have to bribe the girls with either the promise of shopping or something nice to eat if I expect them to traipse through Duomo after Duomo, or climb unendingly steep hills in search of castles and mosaics. I cunningly kept the address of Gelateria Costanza until the end of our visit, ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service