La Frescura Agriturismo
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After breakfast we loaded the car and headed toward the Riserva Naturale Oasi Faunistica di Vendicari, a nature preserve of extensive wetlands, rocky shoreline and beaches punctuated with the ruins of an old tuna processing plant and even older Roman coastal observation tower. We had heard the flamingoes had arrived on their annual transit through the area and were hoping to see them and ...
... br> The Right Way to Build a City: Find a really flat area. Since that's likely to be farmland, tear out the fruit trees and plow under the row crops. We can always get our food from really exotic, faraway places like Chile and the Central Valley. Why do you think God invented deisel 18 wheelers, anyway? Build your city. Since your really flat former farmland got that way because the river that created ...
... golden colored sandstone. The monumental churches and municipal buildings are simply stunning in the late afternoon light. After admiring the main buildings and piazzas we wandered away from the main center and found a little wine bar where we enjoyed a few glasses, some antipasti and conversation with a young British couple spending there last night in Sicily. So sad.
Finally out of the rain and on the train headed for Siracusa, we feasted on the picnic put together from the Catania fish market and a little bakery on our rainy route to the station. By the time we arrived in Syracusa the rain had stopped and the skies started to clear.
From the station we walked the kilometer or two to our B&B, over the bridge into the island of Ortigia, the oldest part of Siracusa. Winding cobbled streets ...
... throughout Sicily, which was a necessary defence against many invaders. Unfortunately it didn't help withstand mother nature's earthquakes. In Sicily a town or village is considered 'contempory' if it is only 400 years old! We stayed overnight at the Hotel Poggio del Sole, which was out of town so we ate at their restaurant. Our group was served salad and far too many ...