Agriturismo Serra San Biagio
Travel Blogs from Fiumefreddo di Sicilia
Challenges:$3200 --- +$7200
Spent on plane tickets to equidor: $2658 --- $ 4542
Europe to US dollars 1 euro = 1.36 US dollars
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... 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 ...
... piazza and walked inside a couple monuments. Down in the fish market it was hectic. People everywhere yelling their deals and others purchasing them. Most of the sea food was still alive… at one point, a man dropped one of the octopus from his hands. It hit the ground, changed colors, and began moving away. There were cuttlefish, swordfish, octopus, giant tuna, clams, mussels, etc; I haven't ever seen this kind of variety. ...
... gave me another opportunity to use my italian! I found it pretty quickly but being from Kansas, I had never taken a bus (at least not by myself). I had no idea if I needed a ticket (like we did in Rome) or what. The ticket/information booth next to the bus stop was closed so I began walking towards all the shops. A kind man from one of the restaurants kindly enlightened me that I pay once I am on. Having an hour to kill, I stayed and ate some bruschetta (still not ...
... told me to go). It was to leave in an hour so I patiently read.
The train arrived and people pilled out. I allowed the mass to depart and then I entered. Soon after, the train pulled away. I found it odd no one else boarded, but thought my suspicions were silly and ignored them.
Pretty soon I began to notice a lot of trains all parked in the same area. I've only ridden a train once here (from the airport) so I didn't know what was customary. I assumed it was ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility