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    • any ideas about a guys night out

      by brian1990 Online Now Apr 1, 2014 at 7:21 AM

      strip clubs / casinos? Either of the two would be a fun guys night throwing a party for my friend who is getting married.

      6 Answers Apr 1, 2014 at 9:19 AM
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      bus station

      by aussolo Online Now Mar 18, 2014 at 11:14 PM

      where is the bus terminal situated in palermo

      3 Answers Mar 22, 2014 at 11:33 PM
    • Transportation from Corleone to Palermo

      by mkchurch Online Now Feb 6, 2014 at 10:56 AM

      Is there transportation from Corleone to Palermo on Sunday mornings in April?

      6 Answers Feb 10, 2014 at 6:54 AM
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      Sicilian local items...fragrances..cosmetics..

      by philosykos Online Now Jan 25, 2014 at 7:31 PM

      Are thee any local Sicilian fragrances to be found in Palermo?? Just something traditional..I do not mean high end fragrances..What about any local remedies at the pharmacy?I enjoy looking for items in other countries that are local and been around for ages from fragrances..foods to special creams or ointments from the pharmacy..Any tips???

      5 Answers Jan 26, 2014 at 9:59 AM
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      Safety......

      by philosykos Online Now Jan 18, 2014 at 7:40 PM

      Finally decided to go to Palermo for a few days in March....I have read about "bag snatchers"????? Is this a real threat??? I can deal with pick pockets but thought of bag snatchers scare me..Re assure me please ..I should not worry...Thxs!

      18 Answers Jan 19, 2014 at 5:28 PM
    • Palermo driver?

      by mjcro Online Now Nov 6, 2013 at 12:24 PM

      We would like to hire a driver to meet us at the ferry and take us to a market, Monreale and then the airport where we will pick up a rental car and head out of town. I've read not to drive in Palermo. Any recommendations for a trustworthy car and driver for a half-day of sightseeing?

      1 Answer Nov 6, 2013 at 11:45 PM
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      logistics on getting around Sciliy

      by ohaiyo Online Now Oct 28, 2013 at 4:54 PM

      I am planning a two week vacation in Sicily in early October next year. I am reluctant to drive in a foregin country so I am more inclined taking the train or the bus. My priliminary itinerary is Palermo, Catania, Messina, Syracuse, Monreale, Ragusa, Modica, Agrigento, and Trapani. It is probably too ambitious for only two weeks. I need to know how to get around Sicily connecting these places by either train or bus. Any suggestions are welcome.
      Thank you

      7 Answers Nov 4, 2013 at 2:17 PM
    • Honeymoon and looking for luxury in Palermo - any suggestions?

      by boltonstars45 Online Now Oct 9, 2013 at 1:13 PM

      On Honeymoon and looking for luxury in Palermo, been on tripadvisor and don't like the look of many. Can someone recommend another place to use as a base to do day trips from. Also are there places that are recommended to visit from Palermo. We are there for 5 days! Thanks!

      6 Answers Oct 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM
    • are there luggage storage facilities at palermo train station

      by lisaboni1 Online Now Sep 18, 2013 at 6:05 AM

      is it possible to pay for luggage storage in palermo on my last day of my holiday

      2 Answers Sep 18, 2013 at 6:18 AM
    • Hire a private driver

      by jalioto Online Now Sep 16, 2013 at 5:03 AM

      Any idea how we hire a private driver in Porticello, Sicily to take 4 people to the airport in Palermo very early in the morning around October 9, 2013?? Is there a company we can use or any other suggestions? Are there cabs you can reserve??
      Thanks!

      21 Answers Sep 18, 2013 at 8:39 AM
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      Is there any Michelin stars restaurants in Palermo?

      by WTTWBB Online Now Sep 5, 2013 at 1:05 AM

      My friend will have her birthday in Palermo on Sept.18th, and we want to chose a good restaurant to have dinner for her BD celebration.
      please recommand one for us. We are all food lovers, :)

      17 Answers Sep 13, 2013 at 6:15 AM
    • Supermarket open Saturday evenings near Palermo Airport?

      by Spudjudd Online Now Aug 31, 2013 at 11:45 PM

      We arrive at Palermo Airport at 20.00 on Saturday evening & then pick up our car rental. Does anyone know of a supermarket open near the airport or en route to Castellamare del Golfo which is open til midnight on a Saturday?

      4 Answers Sep 1, 2013 at 1:16 PM
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      Museum card for Palermo

      by Laserone Online Now Jul 12, 2013 at 1:23 AM

      Will be in Sicily for 10 days and will spend most of the time in Palermo. Can I buy one ticket that counts for all or some museums like in Rome? Any ticket-related hint or advice or discounts (I'm 31, traveling mostly alone on the island). thank you!

      4 Answers Jul 13, 2013 at 4:53 AM
    • visiting mt etna

      by ainenic Online Now May 31, 2013 at 10:48 AM

      Hi, we're going to Palermo next week and would love to see Mt Etna, does anyone have any suggestions how to get there or which type of trip is best.
      Thanks

      7 Answers Jun 3, 2013 at 12:08 AM
    • Car hire at the airport

      by missioncontrol Online Now May 20, 2013 at 5:38 AM

      have read many horror stories online of car hire in Sicily and so wanted to choose more reputable brands such as Avis or Hertz. However we need a 6 seater and the only operators to offer those at Palermo Airport are Thrifty or Maggiore both of whom have some awful reviews - anyone out there recently hired with Thrifty or Maggiore at Palermo airport - what was your experience?
      Many thanks

      7 Answers Jul 6, 2013 at 1:04 PM
    • transfer from airport

      by SandraMarie Online Now Apr 26, 2013 at 4:04 PM

      We will be arriving at Palermo airport on 23 May and need to get to Delfino Beach Hotel in Marsala. Taxis appear very expensive. Can we get there by bus or shared shuttle service?

      3 Answers Apr 27, 2013 at 1:01 PM
    • distance

      by mrsheh Online Now Apr 21, 2013 at 8:35 PM

      How to get from Palermo to Corleone by bus or train

      3 Answers Apr 22, 2013 at 12:07 AM
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      From Palermo Airport to Hotel Porta Felice in Palermo

      by diana_renou Online Now Apr 18, 2013 at 6:43 AM

      Hi!! Does anybody know how to go from the Palermo airport to Hotel Porta Felice in Via Butera near the port? Many thanks for any advice!!!

      2 Answers Apr 18, 2013 at 11:41 AM
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      Day trip from Palermo to Agrimento or Segesta?

      by diana_renou Online Now Apr 17, 2013 at 9:19 AM

      Hello, I have to choose one day trip to Agrimento or Segesta from Palermo. Which is more interesting or conveniente and why? Many thanks for any advice!!! Diana

      4 Answers Apr 17, 2013 at 5:57 PM
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      Anyone want to share a lift from Palermo airport on 23rd May (21:00) to Trapani?

      by bus0nce Online Now Apr 16, 2013 at 2:59 AM

      Hello, we (two) arrive in Palermo airport on the 23rd May 2013 from Dublin. The scheduled arrival time is 22:30. There is no public transport at this time and taxis are expensive (from 80 euros upwards). Does anyone want to share a taxi or possibly a car hire to Trapani (70kilomotres)? Tony and Marian

    • Palermo to selinunte

      by Mary-JaneB Online Now Mar 10, 2013 at 2:01 PM

      I am planning on a trip to selinunte in April and will probably travel on a Sunday. I am trying to avoid costly transfer. Will there be a bus or train I could catch

      3 Answers Mar 10, 2013 at 4:08 PM
    • SIM Card at Palermo Airport

      by caer Online Now Nov 13, 2012 at 10:42 AM

      We are travelling to Sicily in April and would like to buy a SIM card upon landing at Palermo Airport. Does anyone know which, if any, providers have shops at the Palermo Airport and where they might be located?

      Thanks in advance for any help.

      2 Answers Nov 14, 2012 at 10:09 AM
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      Recs.. for a driver for airport pick up...

      by philosykos Online Now Nov 10, 2012 at 6:26 PM

      Can anyone suggest a driver/taxi driver that does private airport pick ups??Many thxs.

      8 Answers Nov 13, 2012 at 8:13 PM
    • port transport

      by jando Online Now Sep 30, 2012 at 4:40 AM

      my husband is arriving at the port but unable to walk any distance. is there transport available to take him to hotel in via roma. thank you in advance for any help. jando

      6 Answers Oct 10, 2012 at 6:00 AM
    • FLying to Palermo in October - questions!!!

      by MilesOfEight Online Now Sep 7, 2012 at 12:48 AM

      Hello everyone!!

      This, 7.10 - 14.10 will be my 4th visit to Italy. We'are young couple, arriving at Palermo airport on Sunday, OCT 7th at 21:30


      We have several plans:

      1) To spend couple days on the beach in order to swim and enjoy the meditarranean Sea( It's possible in Turkey in October so I assume it's also possible in Sicily since they lie on the same distance from equator)

      2) To enjoy nightlife of Big City ( Palermo)

      3) A trip to ETNA

      4) Visit other smaller beatiful Italian cities and towns.

      The first point is very important!!! While the second is less important!


      What would be a-not-really expensive way to plan our trip?

      Is it better to hire a car ( 120 EUR / 6 days if we're talking about A-class) or use public transport?

      Where to stay, and where can we find a decent beach that would be secure. ( I googled there are plenty of public beaches few kilometers from Palermo, but which are the best? )

      How to plan a trip to Etna, is it better to go by car, or bus ( or excursion) does this trip include visiting the crater?

      Which cities in Sicily would you recommend us to visit (we have just very basic knowledge of Sicilian history )\



      Thank you in advance!!!

      21 Answers Sep 25, 2012 at 1:13 AM
    • transport from palermo airport to Partinico

      by vitina Online Now Aug 6, 2012 at 8:52 AM

      I want to travel from Palermo airport on sunday 12th Aug to Partinio.

      for some reason Car hire has more than quadrupled.

      is there a train or bus as i cannot find any info on the net.

      3 Answers Aug 6, 2012 at 11:41 AM
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      Traveling between Airport and City Center

      by MStars Online Now Jul 20, 2012 at 9:15 PM

      Hello, my group of 6 will be flying into Palermo, arriving around 10 o clock at night. Our departing flight from Palermo back to the mainland is at 7 o clock in the morning. I figure we should stay in an area that has easy access to the airport, but I'd also like to still stay somewhere pleasant and safe.

      I vaguely remember being able to take the train from the airport to the town center, but that was 10 years ago.

      Can anyone suggest the best area to stay in that would be easiest to get to & from the airport?

      Would we be able to travel from downtown Palermo so early in the morning to catch our flight?

      Thank you in advance!

      2 Answers Jul 21, 2012 at 7:41 AM
    • Travelling from Palermo airport to Trapani

      by lola72 Online Now Apr 29, 2012 at 4:48 PM

      Hi. I'm travelling to Sicily next month, arriving in Palermo airport late in the evening (20.30). I need to travel on to Trapani that evening - anyone have any suggestions about the best way to do this? I don't think there is any public transport at that time and the private taxis are very expensive. Thanks in advance!

      2 Answers Apr 17, 2013 at 2:16 AM
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      Vacationing in Palermo, Italy

      by jenifercassella Online Now Apr 17, 2012 at 2:15 PM

      My husband and I are taking a first time trip to Sicily in July. We are wanting to stay in Palermo, which is nearby Capaci and Isola delle Femmine, where my grandparents are from. We then want to go to Taormina after we visit Palermo. We would love to stay somewhere on the beach or close to it. Any advice on where to stay? How about where we should eat? I'd love to be in the heart of an active/beautiful area. Thank you!

      1 Answer Apr 17, 2012 at 8:28 PM
    • Bus from Palermo to Monreale

      by doctorfloyd Online Now Oct 3, 2011 at 5:19 AM

      Hi!!!I will stay in Palermo the next week and I would like to visit Monreale in Sunday. I´ve seen in the AMAT PALERMO website that the 389 route has been canceled. Does anybody knows wich bus can I get?
      Thank you.

      10 Answers Dec 6, 2011 at 1:55 AM