TripAdvisor Reviews Villaggio Placido Taormina
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... was filmed in The Godfather before heading to dinner. We sat at a table that overlooked the ocean and enjoyed some table side serenading. Well, I enjoyed it, at least; the guys looked pretty annoyed. I haven't been able to get the song "Volare" out of my head since! We continued our stroll after dinner and stopped for gelato. So good! It was another perfect ...
... up there and it had to be up hill.
There was amazing views. But to tell the truth I did not look that much I was playing with my ball.
After Mum wanted to go to an active volcano and climb up it so we did.
We drove there and after we caught a cable car.
And we went higher then the clouds.
After we got to the ...
... to the very top.
And it was so much fun walking around the top of the volcano.
And we caught the bus back down and on the way because it was super cloudy.
Our bus was so close to crashing with another one.
It was so freaky people were swearing out loud too.
I really enjoyed climbing up a volcano.
And yeah so that was our stay at this place it was very active. So I enjoyed it.
... with spectacular views.
Although the theatre itself has been modernised for use with a blue stage and plastic chairs - not cool.
We enjoyed our walk through Taormina's gardens.
It had lovely, well maintained, lush gardens and many interesting buildings that looked like treehouse temples.
We thought Taormina was high but we drove higher to another cute town called Castelmola.
Today our first stop was in Messina, Italy. This is a port that we visited last time we went on our Mediterranean cruise. We decided to do a little exploring on our own this time. We rented a little car ( as you do when you are in Italy). The streets are very narrow and roads aren't that great so it definitely was an experience! We decided to drive to a beach about an hour from the port. We had to drive around for quit some time to find a parking spot and then walked down to the beach in ...