Villa dei Papiri
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... This is Karaoke but with a live backing band. the fact that we could get a seat for the first time should've have been an indicator but we sat through two songs of John from Iowa screeching away. After a long hiatus with no other takers he came back for a third at which stage Craig said he'd rather poke his eye balls with pins for fun that listen to more of that, so we went to bed about 10.30pm. We have set the alarm for 6.15am to catch our excursion at ...
Next stop, navigating the bus system. It's not as easy as you would think. Buses don't necessarily leave from the train station, and they don't leave from the same place either, like one big bus terminus. The lines are poorly marked, but at least the final destination is listed in the window of the bus. Oh, and the ticket offices are a few streets away, not WITH the actual vehicles. After figuring all this out, we had about 5 minutes ...
Arrival in Messina - delayed due to inclement weather, we arrive 50 minutes behind schedule, only to find out that 2 of 3 travel options for getting to our next destination, Stromboli, have already departed, so opt for the Giuntabus to Milazzo. Upon purchasing our tickets, mind you, we find out that even if we get to Milazzo, we're probably not getting any further, as all water traffic is on hold, due to the aforementioned inclement ...
Met at the bus stop by my phone ringing. Roberto piled us all plus bags into his little merc, I was sitting on graham bag.
Apartment lovely but quite a few step, 4th floor. Lucky Roberto carried jen n my bags. Fabulous balcony/roon top patio were we breakfast watching the rich n famous in their yachts.
Only 28/30 here - cool.
Walked to the parque archeologico. Huge greek/roman ruins in the middle of the new city.
roman roads, huge ...
... the actually beach and it was too hot and I didn't have my bathers! Instead i went back home and watched and movie and relaxed for the rest of the afternoon. I skyped Adrian for over an hour but then he had to go to bed because he has work tomorrow. I also talked to Liz and Georgia for a bit which was really nice! It was a bit of a lonely day and it's days like this where I really miss Adrian and just want to come home :(. I went to the supermarket at about 12.30, and got ...