Arethusa Hotel

Address: Via Francesco Crispi 75, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on Via Francesco Crispi 75, Syracuse, is near Fountain of Arethusa, Castello Eurialo, and Foro Siracusano.
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Travel Blogs from Syracuse

A Day at the Beach

A travel blog entry by steverino on Oct 25, 2015

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... a swim in at one of the beaches.



It was a beautiful hike through and along the wetlands and rugged shoreline. While no flamingoes were in sight, we saw plenty of herons and cormorants and a number of LBJ's. The old tuna factory was interesting. It had apparently been in use for several hundred years right up until 1944. Enough of the old building, ovens and waterways remain ...

The Right Way and the Sicilian Way

A travel blog entry by steverino on Oct 25, 2015

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After a few weeks in Sicily I'm starting to figure a few things out. It's becoming clear that there is a Right Way to do things (aka, the "American Way"), and then there is the Sicilian Way. Here are a few examples.



The Right Way to buy Fruits and Vegetables: Walk into the supermarket. If it's November then it's the perfect time to buy some asparagus because you'll be helping the ...

The BaroqueTowns of Southeast Sicily

A travel blog entry by steverino on Oct 24, 2015

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... 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.


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Siracusa

A travel blog entry by steverino on Oct 23, 2015

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... the working class neighborhoods of Siracusa we wondered what it would be like to spend a few months here. When we travel, I tend to focus on areas where I think we might want to live someday, at least perhaps part time (Croatia, Spain, Argentina and now Malta and Sicily). Sicily is definitely a new and, increasingly a leading member of my short list. Of course, Karen tends to pick travel destinations where perhaps we may someday die (Turkey, Honduras, India, ...

Siracusa, Island of Ortigia and Ragusa

A travel blog entry by anothertrip on Oct 18, 2015

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... maximise acoustics, and it overlooked a marshland then to the harbour. The ancient Greeks also liked a view beyond the stage, perhaps because the show went for upto 12 hours. They had all the facilities, including a spring-fed water supply which came through an underground tunnel, 40kms away! The Island of Ortigia was a small baroque old city centre of Siracusa. We ...

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