Torre don Virgilio Resort
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Business Services
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... into our bathing suits, spread out our little beach blanket, opened a bottle of wine and played a few hands of cards, hoping for the sun to return so we could enjoy a dip. No dice. We finally threw in the towel (so to speak), packed up and started our hike back to civilization. Of course, after hiking about 15 minutes the sun came back out and had us sweating by the time we got back to the ...
... every so often, build dikes and dams so we can keep our feet dry. The fish won't like it much, but why do you think God invented factory trawlers?
The Sicilian Way to Build a City: Build it on top of a hill, idiota. Farmland is for food. What, you don't like to eat? You mama droppa you onna you head?
The Right Way to Elect your Leaders: Don't get me started.
We picked up our rental car in Siracusa, made a quick run back up to Catania (short but boring story) then searched out the backroads and scenic routes in a roundabout drive to Noto. Happy to have the independence only a car can provide after relying on public transportation for several weeks. The busses and trains we've used have worked well and have been easy to negotiate. ...
We visited some of the main historic and mythological sites but mostly enjoyed just wandering around and soaking up the atmosphere and spectacular views. While wandering through the local outdoor market we noticed a small crowd watching what turned out to be a stone-cold sandwich artist making the most wonderful looking sandwiches you can imagine. We watched for a while, but since the fantastic breakfast at our B&B had been pretty recent, we ...
... the countryside of hills, volcanic rocks, which farmers over the centuries have built into dry stone walls, orchards of olives, oranges, lemons, 'greenhouses' (poly tunnels) growing a wide variety of vegetables, including aubergine and tomatoes, and the fields of recently planted artichokes. Our views included steep hills with towns or villages perched on the top, which ...