Travel Blogs from Marinella di Selinunte
... br> This town was obviously a holiday town for the ordinary Italian families, and was very like Blackpool. Unfortunately most of the shops were shut as we arrived in the siesta time. Sicily really adheres to this unless it is somewhere like Taormina.
Met at 2.00 pm to be taken back to our hotel. As we have to pack and get ready to go to Palermo ...
... behind too Helen and Geoff and Lorraine and Gordon and Peter, all a bit worn out now and the hotel is truly a beautiful place to have a rest.
Had a wine tasting in their dining area this evening at 6.00 pm. Only liked the white wine and they really only gave us a taste of their house wines so a bit of a waste of time.
Had our evening meal out in the courtyard which was lovely.
... lunch which Neil and I and Lorraine and Helen thought the star of the meal was the spaghetti marinara absolutely fabulous. We also loved the sea bass which had a herb and pistachio topping on it which didn't overwhelm the taste of the fish. Wine supplied of course.
Gilberto had arranged a lift for me from the coach to the restaurant and back again.
... but certainly not small! We find our chosen marina, well tucked in away from the winds and squeeze ourselves in between 2 boats in a quiet corner so nice and safe when it blows tonight. A quick walk around the town and we are pleasantly surprised at how clean and smart it looks compared to Palamero so all is not lost for Sicily. Photos to show! Here for 3 days as fronts pass over then hope to head for ...
... br> Three hours later, yes, THREE HOURS LATER, we finally arrived at our destination. It was now 2pm! The scenic drive was beautiful, but we were all happy to have finally arrived. We did conclude that the benefit of sleeping-in and starting late is that we missed all of the tour buses. The tourists were obviously all having lunch as when we arrived, the place was practically deserted. It was a little warm and we set out to explore this ...
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