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Spring Fling Sicily May 12th - 22nd, 2020

Travel to Sicily 2020Join us in May 2020 for an unforgettable holiday to beautiful Sicily. You, Me & Sicily offers first time travelers, experienced travelers, and our returning guests a life-changing adventure that will ignite your love for Sicily and enhance your knowledge of history, art, culinary, and culture.

You, Me & Sicily’s 2020 tours will WOW you with the magnificence of Sicily. As always, the more you travel with us, the more you are rewarded! Don’t forget to ask about our frequent guest discount.

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DAY 1 - May 12:
  Depart from your home airport. You will arrive the next day. {Note: if you wish to arrive sooner or to extend your trip for PRIVATE touring, we can easily make youraccommodations.}

DAY 2 - May 13: Arrival and welcome to CATANIA International Airport and greeted by Eszter and Alfred to begin your Spring Fling in Sicily adventure. Private Transfer to Sicilia Residence. Eszter will “show you around” the immediate area. You’ll visit the green-grocer, the market, pharmacy, and two cafe’s located within a stone’s throw away. Later in the evening, we’ll enjoy an authentic Special Sicilian Welcome Dinner at an award-winning Pizzeria and restaurant "Reitana".

Travel to Sicily 2020DAY 3 - May 14: After breakfast we’ll tour CATANIA, the city of black and white. We’ll have a guided tour of the Piazza Duomo, the famous fish market, the Roman Amphitheater, and walk the famed Via Etnea and get filled with the sights and sounds of city life. We’ll have an early dinner at one of our favorite fish restaurants “Antica Sicila”.

DAY 4 - May 15: Breakfast at the Residence. Free morning to spend a few hours at the pool or lounging around! Then we depart to ETNA! We will visit Rifugio Sapienza where you can see this most dramatic volcano in all her splendor. Afterward we travel in the small mountain town of Viagrande for a spectacular tour to learn about ancient wine making followed by a wine tasting event at our favored Etna winery. Then dinner at “Piccolo Mondo”, one of
our favorite mountain restaurants and our friend Carmelo’s.

DAY 5 - May 16: Rest in the morning! Breakfast at the Residence then off to ORTYGIA. Once the most powerful city state in antiquity, today you will walk the quaint streets, see the Duomo, visit another market, and experience life as it was two millennia ago. In the evening, we will enjoy dinner at an authentic rustic restaurant “Carmelo’s Restaurant
in TRECASTAGNI.

DAY 6 - May 17: After breakfast at the Residence, we are off to NOTO and the famous Flower Festival known as The Infiorata - it will make your jaw drop! Set against the
backdrop of perhaps one of the finest Baroque cities in Sicily, you will have time to stroll around and take in the sights and sounds. Dinner that evening at “Café Del Mar” in
ACITREZZA!

DAY 7 - May 18: Breakfast at the Residence then off to TAORMINA, the Pearl of Europe, but first we will visit the Port of Naxos then Savoca where you can have an espresso or your favorite beverage at Bar Vitelli. Dinner that evening at “Il Nespolo” for one of the best fish dinners you will ever have!

Travel to Sicily 2020DAY 8 - May 19: After breakfast at the Residence, you can lounge at the pool or organize photos, then we’ll go to the famed Cafe’ Urna in VIAGRANDE where you can sample cannoli and gelato. Later that afternoon, you will go to Alfred and Eszter’s house for a hands-on cooking demonstration with our friend Graziella. Afterward we will enjoy your hard work, some more Sicilian food, wine and dolce! Above all, this day will give you a true “feel” for Sicilian life!

DAY 9 - May 20: After breakfast, we will visit ACITREZZA and ACI CASTELLO, two fabled towns! You will see the famed “Rocks of the Cyclopes” and the Norman Castle, and be amazed at the quaintness and beauty they both hold. Then we’re off to TRECASTAGNI for a private guided tour of the most exclusive Sicilian villa that contains the finest collection of Sicilian carts in Sicily. Set in a magnificent villa on the slope of Etna, we will enjoy a barbecue and catered dinner on villa property. Believe us, this will be one of your treasured days!

Alfred Zappala Eszter VajdaDAY 10 - May 21: Today is a “relax” day in the morning as you lounge around the pool and digest the memories of Sicily. We will then visit ACIREALE or a quick stop to see the Duomo, the Bellvedere, and do last minute shopping. Enjoy the gelato and granita, however, don’t eat too much because we will have a delicious home cooked meal at our house that evening by our great chef Graziella that will make for a perfect end to a spectacular trip!

DAY 11 - May 22: Transport to Catania International
Airport for return flights.

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The Spring Fling in Sicily tour is exclusively limited to no more than 15 people.
To ensure your spot, book your reservation with Alfred and Eszter TODAY!
PLEASE NOTE: May weather is warm during the day. However, the evenings may get chilly. We recommend you bring appropriate clothing. There are ATM’s located nearby, but it is recommend you bring some Euro’s with you. Also, we suggest you bring a European adapter for electronics. When making your reservation, please make us aware of any dietary restrictions so we can plan accordingly, or any health restrictions we should know about. Download a copy of the itinerary!


$3,199.00



LAND ONLY COST
Per person based on double occupancy.

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$300.00 single supplement

A non-refundable deposit of $500 per person is due immeadiately, with FINAL PAYMENT due by April 1, 2020
NOT INCLUDED IN LAND COSTS:
• Tips/Gratuities and anything not mentioned in the itinerary
• Any pre or post hotel nights, car rental, private tours, and airfare
TRIP CANCELLATION INSURANCE is OPTIONAL at an ADDITIONAL COST OF $199.00 PER PERSON. Even with the best intentions, things can happen and for this reason we strongly recommend the purchase of insurance.
CANCELLATION PENALTIES: Cancellations must be received in writing (can include email).
The charges below will apply from the date we receive your written notice.
• The Initial Trip Deposit of $500 per person is fully non-refundable
• 60 to 50 days before departure you will lose 50% of the trip cost or deposit, which ever is greater
• 49 to 11 days before departure you will lose 80% of the cost of your trip
• 10 days or fewer before departure, you will lose 100% of your trip
Price is guaranteed on a minimum of 10 participants.

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BY CHECK:
Send $500 deposit per person payable to: Eszter Vajda,
Mail: 22 Railroad Street, #215, Andover, MA 01810
CREDIT CARD PAYMENT VIA PAYPAL*:
Eszter Vajda: eszternvajda@gmail.com
* Pay with Pay Pal or wire transfer money into her Bank of America account. Bank processing fees may apply.
CELL: 333 497-9881 (Alfred’s Italian cell number)s
WHAT’S APP: 978 604 1273
WEB: YouMeAndSicily.com

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Express Disclaimer
You Me & Sicily acts only as an agent for the various independent suppliers that provide hotel accommodations, transportation, sightseeing, meals, activities, or other services connected with this tour. Such services are subject to the terms and conditions of those suppliers.
You, Me & Sicily, its respective employees, agents, representatives, and assigns accept no liability whatsoever for any injury, damage, loss, accident, delay, or any other incident which may be caused by the negligence, defect, default of any company or person performing these services.
You, Me & Sicily does not accept responsibility for losses, injury, damages or expenses of any kind due to sickness, weather, labor strikes, hostilities,wars, terrorist acts, acts of nature, local laws or other such causes.
All services and accommodations are subject to the laws and regulations of the country in which they are provided, on this case, Italy.
You, Me. & Sicily is not responsible for any lost or stolen baggage or personal effects of any individual participating in the tours/trips it arranges.
Individual travelers are responsible for purchasing a travel insurance policy that will cover some of the expenses associated with the loss of luggage or personal effects as well as trip insurance.
TOUR IS BASED ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS. WE STRONGLY RECOMMEND YOU RESERVE YOUR SPOT(S) BY SENDING A DEPOSIT TODAY.

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