Hotel Villa Favorita

Address: Contrada Falconara, Syracuse, Sicily, 96017, Italy | Hotel
 
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This hotel, located on Contrada Falconara, Syracuse, is near St. Nicholas Cathedral and Planeta.
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Travel Blogs from Syracuse

Arquimedes birthplace

A travel blog entry by lmglmora on Feb 21, 2015

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... of cheap umbrellas in the city for all the tourists arriving in February looking for a winter sun holiday.

Rain, lots of it and tomorrow, more rain is forecasted. So like a pair of drowned rats, we have lost ourselves in Ortygia Island; mingling with the locals at a photography exhibition and workshop where they took our photo for purposes we didn't quite catch


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Duomo di Siracusa

A travel blog entry by lbreault on Jan 07, 2015

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... back to 500 BC, the Christians simply filled in the spaces to create a wall in the early eighteenth century. Therefore, there is a unique baroque facade on this archaic Greek temple. Ateneo writes of this temple's magnificence, referring to the temple’s gold and ivory doors. He even mentions a bronze shield on the pediment. Embedded in the walls of the church today is an inscription: Ecclesia Syracusana prima divi Petri filia prima ...

Temple of Athena

A travel blog entry by colebuck on Jan 07, 2015

... preserved in a glass case below a large portrait of them. It was the only building I saw in Sicily that was in any way comparable to the vast beauty of the basilica's we visited in Rome. The architectural design of the building was nearly identical to the churches erected in Rome during the Christian era, and the columns of the once Temple of Athena reflected the same design of the temples created in Ancient ...

St. Mary's at Siracusa

A travel blog entry by gunnarpatrick on Jan 07, 2015

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St. Mary's in Siracusa, Italy has a history in its walls alone. Each part of the building has its own place in time and culture. The structure has columns still standing that the Greeks originally put up for the temple of the virgin Artemis. The columns are as wide as 4 feet and go back for around 12 columns. This temple covered a large area and would ...

ANOTHER DAY AT SEA

A travel blog entry by jentalbs on Oct 27, 2014

2 comments, 6 photos

It probably sounds boring but we have really loved our sea days. There is lots to do on board if you feel like it. Or you can just relax. We've done a bit of both going to the gym (once!); playing trivia (once), having a jacuzzi or just reading and looking at the ocean. Because there are no travel stories today, I'm going to dedicate all the pictures to the food. As I've mentioned, it has been sensational with the crowning glory a mini degustation. ...