Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Granada in April; add Malaga?
  2. 2 One free day in Barcelona
  3. 3 Bordeaux: north side parking, then public transport to the center?
  4. 4 Greek Village
  5. 5 Rome to Venice
  6. 6 La Coruna or Santiago or both?
  7. 7 Best day trips from Turin, Bologna, Cortona
  8. 8 Selecting the right Travel Pass (or not at all)
  9. 9 Supplements in Carry on bag
  10. 10 PARIS
  11. 11 Can you tell me about using "The Fork" for reserving and savings?
  12. 12 Possible French strike on 9/21
  13. 13 Which 2 locations on Amalfi Coast?
  14. 14 Trip Report Trip For Physical, Intellectual, Emotional Exercize
  15. 15 Sicily help
  16. 16 Trip Report Truffles, Tajarin & Turin…Two weeks in the Piemonte Region of Italy
  17. 17 A quick visit to Hampton Court
  18. 18 Rome -- The next time around
  19. 19 Hotels in Turin
  20. 20 Trip Report Roman (and Florentine, Venetian) Holiday with la Principessa
  21. 21 Alitala
  22. 22 Bordeaux to Nice
  23. 23 Paris GTG October 6 - 14?
  24. 24 Trip Report "Too Much Cows"
  25. 25 Austrian Train Purchase from US
View next 25 » Back to the top

Ony 3-4 nights in Ortigia, priorities?????????

Jump to last reply

We will only be 3-4 nights in Ortigia, flying from FCO to Catania with my niece, who will have spent 10 days with us in Tuscany (what fun!)

I've been reading trip reports and other threads, but I keep getting all enthused for other areas of Sicily. Those places will need to wait for another trip, I see that Sicily really needs 2-3 weeks to do it justice. I am hoping we can go back there next spring.

So, we do not want to do anything other than explore Ortigia and Syracuse, hopefully with some time for dinner and such with my niece who will be studying in Sicily this fall.

We do not plan to have a car, so I am just looking for special sights, places (best gelato places important) in Ortigia/Syracuse, maybe a "close" day trip.

If you were only there for 3-4 4 nights, what would be your itinerary, your priorities?

9 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement