Travel Blogs from Catania
$3,600 for a challenge
-$5,502 for flight to Italy
Country cash $400
Flight to new delhi india $2,542
... and fireworks during the festival weekend. It's to celebrate the life of their patron St Philip, who legend says, chased the devil down to Hell and returned covered in soot from Hell’s fires.
Now, every year around the anniversary of his death, local men carry a black effigy of St Philip seated on a gold throne, weighing several tonnes, from the Church of the Holy Cross high ...
... beauty, small mercies and of course, olive oil. Here in Sicily, the people are the most passionate, well aligned, loud and humble people I've ever met and I hope I remember these days when I come home and start to get wrapped up in life again.
Last night I had to do one of the most painful things a backpacker has to do, a backpack cull. You tip up your bag and layout all the **** you have unknowingly accumulated over the past few ...
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 ...