Travel Blogs from Giardini Naxos
... the London set, Andy and Cathy. The sunny Sicilian weather returns, Mount Etna shows her beauty, the fish are alive in Catania market ( Signora can't look) and the baroque towns are magnificent.
It's the last week and preparations are in hand for moving forward, saying goodbyes and ensuring that Signor e Signora are fit for travelling.
Unfortunately, Signor's head cold develops a mind of its own and drifts nasally south and onto the chest. He has ...
Challenges:$3200 --- +$7200
Spent on plane tickets to equidor: $2658 --- $ 4542
Europe to US dollars 1 euro = 1.36 US dollars
Country cash ...
... It’s a procession that is barely more than a controlled rush, down a rugged, twisting mountain path. Dropping 220 metres, in a fanfare of colour, noise and dust, spurred on by spectators, tightly packed along the dangerous route. This procession finishes in Calatabiano at the Church of Maria Santissima Annunziata where the statue will stay during the celebrations. Which then begins with ...
The flight we took had 2 layovers that took one day
We stayed in Catania for one day.
Our airplane ticket from Quito to Catania which was 5,000 USD total.
We stayed at the B&B City Center in Catania.
We had pizza at gisira pizza and drinks for 6 dollars each.
We sailed overnight to Turkey and as the majority of the group has been before we spent the day on the beach getting a tan and sipping cocktails! There is space to sunbathe on the ship which is very wield when your sailing through the day and sunbathing in the middle of the ...