Villa Dina Hotel
Travel Blogs from Catania
$3,600 for a challenge
-$5,502 for flight to Italy
Country cash $400
Flight to new delhi india $2,542
... slipping off it and you hopelessly slide around its skin for a few laps.
After Palermo I went east across Sicily via bus to Catania, a city at the base of Mt Etna, the largest volcano in Europe, and still frequently active (as it is tonight!! Exciting!!!).
The bus trip from Palermo to Catania was pure madness. The chain smoking driver was either pulling over every two seconds for a durry, or, alternatively, swerving oncoming traffic ...
Waking up around 7 am, I worked on my blog from the previous day, got ready, and went to the kitchen for breakfast. It was just me in there. I enjoyed an amazing donut type thing. There was so much food but the donut was all I could eat. The kitty came down and we played for a good 30 minutes until the children called him back up.
Out in the sunshine, I walked towards the fish market. It was another beautiful day. I ...
... high school age. Eventually my new friend had to catch her bus but assured me these new girls were going to help me. They were adorable. One got out her phone and started using google translate to communicate. I never realized how inaccurate it was until then; most of the time the sentences spit up made no sense. 3 guys rounded the corner, all looking around high school. (It can be hard to tell their ages here.. they have such good skin!). One claimed he was 23 (I had a ...
... a burner phone off of a friend from Rome for emergency purposes. I picked it up and called my home phone. Thank goodness for moms… It doesn't matter how old or independent you think you are, mom's are always needed.
Now I'm waiting for the next train to Messina..
One never realizes how bad they are at a language until they are lost. Thankfully a couple passed by and one spoke english. (Another angel!) He told me what to do. A lady on a bench overheard I was ...