Travel Blogs from Marinella di Selinunte
... our way up the side of one of the mountains surrounding Palermo and through small villages. I made one small navigation error and we ended up heading back into the village we had just left. More driving the wrong way on one-way streets, steep downhill turns on narrow streets, more women yelling at us, more waves and smiles from us. After 2 hours of navigating twisty mountain roads, over hill and dale, through lovely valleys and ...
... palms and olive trees, we find Nataly's eldest daughter at riding school, trotting around a sandy course being doused with water to stop it blowing away. The wind is even stronger here. If it's not the sirocco, it's another just as powerful.
We collect Michelle and Nataly's other daughters and head outside town to family ...
... que le penthouse que nous avions loué ne sera pas disponible en raison d'un sérieux blocage des toilettes qui ne pourra pas être réparé avant notre arrivée. On nous fournira un autre apartement que nous avons refusé à plusieurs reprise car il est beaucoup plus vieux et pas très bien situé. On a décidé que ça irait pour le premier soir puisque nous arriverons à 23h et que nous verrons demain. Comble de malheur, à notre arrivée, on constate qu'il n'y a pas de ...
... Today Ignazia and her children are here for Sunday dinner and Paulo is scheduled to come later after he has finished with today's work of harvesting the wheat with his new threshing machine (it has an airconditioned cab).
Here tomorrow and then we're planning to go to Noto for two days, about a four hour drive. It's a UN historical site of Baroque architecture.
Mom will more later .All well. Thanks for the emails and pictures.
... there, but the occupants were all viewing the temple; by the time I had walked up to the theatre and back they had all gone.
There are a lot of wild flowers in the area; notably fields of acanthus, many white and yellow daisy like flowers, pink mallow, echiums blue, white and pink, artemesia and giant celery a bit like triffids. In places the hillsides are yellow with fragrant Spanish broom.
The side roads are very twisty and have ...
Other places to stay in Marinella di Selinunte
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Via Pitagora, Marinella di Selinunte | 4 star hotelfrom $864
Via Palinuro 3, Marinella di Selinunte | 4 star hotelfrom $75
Via Caboto, Marinella di Selinunte | 4 star hotelfrom $91
Via Alceste 21, Marinella di Selinunte | 3 star hotelfrom $56
Contrada Belice Di Mare, Marinella di Selinunte | 4 star hotelfrom $88
Via Pigafetta, 2, Marinella di Selinunte | Hotelfrom $89
Via Antonio Pigafetta 2, Marinella di Selinunte | 3 star hotelfrom $88
SS 115 Dir. km 5+552.80, Marinella di Selinunte | 3 star hotelfrom $101