Dancing Flamingo Sicily Country Resort
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... hostel had been very hot last night so I hadn't slept much, so I just spent the afternoon sat in a cafe, enjoying my last few hours in Sicily.
So now it is time to say goodbye to Sicily. I'm currently on an overnight ferry to Naples for a couple of days. I will be sleeping on deck and arriving early morning, so we will see how much sight seeing I will manage when I get there!
Till then, Ciao Sicily xxx
(More pics to come when web connection better)
... and bread sticks, followed up with a "dessert" of peaches and yoghurt... Yes, I am very proud of myself... Can u tell?!
My first evening I spent dinner time with the Canadian student and helped her sort through in her head where she is going next, she has been studying in France but has to go back to canada at the end of the month, so she was trying to balance doing Italy justice with saying a proper goodbye to ...
... to be maintained. The gardens are beautiful.
Again the geraniums are wonderful so I must include some photos.
We sampled yummy cannoli from the gorgeous Pasticceria D'Amore shop and equally delicious aranci, from L'Arco. We felt we could not be in such a gorgeous village in Sicily without tasting something Sicilian.Two quick showers of rain today, but we were lucky to have a fine day overall. There ...
... the trains actually float in this neck of the woods - well yes sort of. We get off the train and now are up on the deck of a ferry for the crossing of the Strait of Messina. Half an hour later we are dragged back out in the train, linked up again to be back on our way. Final destination is Catania Sicily. To get this far we have been in travel mode nigh on ten hours. We fill in a little time then go for a sightseeing tour of the main city area then onto the ...
Finally we have arrived in Catania, after dodging around it for the last nine days, we have entered the city for the time, and, I have been again stunned. It is nit what I expected. It is a beautiful city, almost like a mini Roma, clean, vibrant and hundreds of old buildings in magnificent condition. We checked in at the Europa Centrale Hotel which is right on the Piazza ...
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