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This is now part of a tourist center and art exhibits in the tourist area. We were informed that it was built in the 10th century and has reliefs on the walls.
As you enter on the right is the tourist center with interesting carts...More
Our only disappointment of our Taormina stay. We spent quite a while trying to find this museum, mentioned in our guide books, but failed to do so. Hence, we went into "Tourist Information' to ask, only to be told we were actually in the Palazzo...More
This stone fortress-like palazzo, next to the Church of Santa Catarina at the start of the Corso Umberto, has an interesting courtyard and is a nice place to sit and rest in the shade. It houses the tourist office also.
After we walked from the Intercity Bus Station, here in Taormina, upward to the Corso Umberto, the main pedestrian street, we stopped for awhile in the Piazza Badia or Piazza Vitorio Emmanuele and have had a rest in one Bar - Gelati, taking cups of...More