Final Noto glimpses

After the excitement of the magnet shop there was just time to grab a bite to eat and then a final whirl through the honey coloured stone streets. We final spot one of the traditional Sicilian carts but sadly it is not one of the most ornate examples! A simple yet effective church door catchesContinue reading “Final Noto glimpses”

Ortigia island

We’re heading for Ortigia – Syracuse’s island heart. Packed full of history and architecture. It may be small but it’s crammed with over 2,500 years of history. As we head to Ortigia we pass The Fountain of Diana by Giulio Moschetti At Diana’s feet, Alpheus looks on as his love interest Arethusa turns into a fountain after she asks for helpContinue reading “Ortigia island”