Hotel Vecchio Borgo
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- Continental Breakfast
- TV Channel One Russia
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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Then there's the food. On this trip I have added several items to the "Best Thing's I've Ever Tasted" list. There was the "Octopus Pie" at Le Macine on Lipary. The pork belly at Capistrano Restaurant in Valletta. The Octopus sauteed with garlic at Sunshine Cafe in Marsaxlokk. The pana cotta at Pulena Restaurant in Marsalforn. The Zuppa Fagioli at Pepe's in Piazza Armerina. The arancini at Panicifico Ragona in Marsala. And the amazing table ...
... beautiful. We had a delicious lunch, mine was grilled calamari and salad. In the afternoon we were back as the larger group and driven to Monreale, a hill on the edge of Palermo. The cathedral here was another spectacular example of the mixed styles, to reflect the acceptance of the people from different backgrounds, historically Greeks and ...
... up, the surrounding shops altered and several actors taking a break from filming a Mussolini period war movie. A few of us had lunch at an outdoor cafe under the trees, although our chairs were at various angles on the cobblestones! We visited salt pans at Traponi, where there are still some working windmills and the waterbirds such as flamingos take advantage of the shallow ...
... areas there are many shops and outdoor restaurants and throngs of pedestrians. A fun area was the Ballarò Street Market which was a short distance from our hotel. I am sure you could buy almost any food item there including whole slaughtered goats or lamb and some stuff we didn't recognize. We had an early dinner of mussels, veal and sea bass as we need to be up at 4AM to get to the Palermo airport for our flight back to ...
After leaving Civitavecchia, our ship began sailing south as we were heading for our next port of call, Palermo, Sicily. The passed the island of Ustica about 13 nautical miles on our starboard side, though we could not really see it. Then, we entered the Gulf of Palermo.
Palermo is located in the northwest part of the island of Sicily; the bottom boot ...