Hotel Palazzo Krataiis
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
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We have had great places to stay ... But Borge San Rocco ... Wow ... When Vittorio came up and introduced himself while we had a welcoming glass of wine, and asked if we would like to make something to eat with him ... You know your in for some great moments . So yes we had to make our own ...
As much as we love seeing the sights on shore tours, we also love sea days. On these days, we have nowhere to be and nothing planned. So I have rolled two days of travel blog into one because, you know, holiday laziness.
The weather was spectacular on both days; brilliant sunshine very conducive to lying on a deckchair and reading. This is more my thing that Gary’s so I found several comfy spots ...
... was on the right lines. Then I went on the Kitchen tour which took us through the ships kitchens (obviously) and also included seeing vegetable carving and fancy bread and pastry work. My main memory is of heaps of stainless steel. With the numbers to feed, cleanliness must be ahead of goodliness.
We sailed into Messina (Sicily) past the statue of the Virgin Mary, which dominates the skyline. The sign under it says bless you and your city we ...
... we sort of picked up in the conversation that we had actually been invited to have dinner with the owners. It was really so interesting because we had just lucked upon booking a B&B where the owner was a bit of a famous personality having once been an Italian TV Celebrity Cook - How's our luck? Not only was that a surprise but there were photos around the walls of their dining area of her being greeted by the Presidents of Albania and Argentina as well ...
... tea. It's a local desert with cream cheese rolled into a sweet biscuit. Very yummy. In the afternoon they dropped us off in a local town for a few hours of shopping and sightseeing. Normally I would have been in 7th heaven but the temperature was in the 30s so it was a bit too hot after weeks of lower temperatures in the UK. However the town was quite beautiful and we were even treated to a local wedding at the ...