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Although I posted some of the pictures in a separate entry as well as on facebook, our visit to the thriving metropolis of Delia in central Sicily deserves an entry all its own.
Our Canadian friends Joe and Anna DiNatale are originally from Sicily and when Joe heard we were going to Sicily this summer he said it was a done deal.. that we would stay with his family . His 87 year ...
... A.D. The mosaics of the extensive and extravagant villa are the reason it was named as a UNESCO site in in 1997. Dated back to 320-350 A.D., the villa most likely belonged to a member of Rome’s senatorial class.
Upon our time in Sicily, we toured an Ancient Roman Villa that would've been used by the Romans around the time of Christ. The villa was massive in size considering the time period it was built, and it would've been used by a wealthier class of Roman citizens during its era. Intricate mosaics covered the walls and floors of the ...
... the stage was outstanding. The next day, we visited another amphitheater that was much bigger in size. It was made completely of stone, and its stage was twice the size of the previous one we had seen. This amphitheater was located on the side of a hill, and it too had an amazing view overlooking the ocean. The enormity of the amphitheater was breath taking in itself; easily able to seat ...
... that housed a statue of the god the temple was dedicated to. These temples were central to how the Greeks lived their lives. Stories about the gods and goddesses became their way of surrounding the world around them. They constructed rituals to be performed to keep their gods happy, and these became events entire communities would be involved in. Their art surrounded ...
Other places to stay in Piazza Armerina
Via Generale Gaeta 30 / 32, Piazza Armerina | 3 star hotelfrom $84
Contrada Ramaldo Snc, Piazza Armerina | 3 star hotelfrom $113
Mattarella s.n.c., Piazza Armerina | Hotelfrom $134
Viale Generale Ciancio, 68/70, Piazza Armerina | 3 star hotelfrom $60
C. da Paratore, CP n8, Piazza Armerina | Hotelfrom $71
Via Monte, 1, Piazza Armerina | Hotelfrom $107
Cda Bellia SS 117Bis, Piazza Armerina | 4 star hotelfrom $90