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Flew from Bolognia to Palermo Sicily. Maggi was a trooper on this hour and a half jaunt. Rented a car and drove across the island to Agrigento. Stayed in a resort villa overlooking the Concordia ruins, dating back to 5 BC. Described as Athens with improvements these ruins state the opulence of the of Agrigento before the conquering by the Carthiginians, Romans , ...
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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... homemade wine. He said "Ungela,Sizilians live until they're wanhundren, twohundren, this iz bacoz the sun, theys happy, good food and wine and they no run". At first I was confused, thinking too literally. "In Rome, I run, and I run and I was sick, my heart was no happy".
It seems like Gianni has it all worked out. Its all about priorities. What do we put first? money? image? work? We know what we should put first, family, health, ...
... 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. ...
... From there I was a bit confused but no one could understand my lame italian-english combo. I ran up to another bus and he grabbed me a taxi. I was nervous at first but for 8 euros he took me where I needed to go. Plus he was extremely sweet. I got to my destination and was buzzed in. The B&B rested on the top floor. The host propelled a chain thing down, attached my bag on it and once we reached the top, he pressed a button that hoisted it up.
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