Travel Blogs from Sciacca
... celebration is to fill the steps with either hundreds of candles or flowers and the photo we saw of this was stunning. We looked around this little town for a while. We then went on to see the villa Romana Del Casale. An Emperor owned this villa about 300AD. It was partly destroyed in a mudslide. One day a peasant was digging a well when he discovered part of the villa's mosaic floors. To cut a long story short eventually someone restored it to the ...
... Villa Romana del Casale which has world renowned mosaics.
Having been disappointed with the Roman site at Syracusa earlier in the week I was not expecting too much but the mosaics were absolutely fantastic. So vivid and detailed and on a huge range of subjects. The villa was immense with giant reception rooms and a garden with several fountains both inside and out. The site was occupied by several different buildings but by the first decade of ...
Agrigento valley of the temple To the port and have a espresso Then Ragusa parked at a bridge and see someone marrying in the church Bought wine in Modica welcome to the paradise Arrive at Noto and bought postcard See tree gap and nice archi with a concert ongoing Have a dinner in Syracuse and nice pasta and seafood Jeng room and watch Italy vs England ...
Thursday we had a long walk along the beach and a relaxing swim followed by a laze in the sun. While initially we could only hear them, eventually graders appeared around the headland and began removing some of the flotsam and jetsam than had accumulated on the beach since the previous summer. There was a lot of beach and a lot of debris, so it was going to take quite a ...
... the locals were understanding and helpful and directed Paul how he could squeeze down a narrow alley to begin the circuit of exiting the city. One way systems, narrow roads and tight corners, not much fun.
As the rain cleared, appreciated the view on the drive home.
Arrived home and appreciated the view out from our apartment to the coast and sea.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed