Where we are

Globetrotter B&B is located in the heart of the historical centre of Catania in Sicily next to the old fish market “A Piscaria”, 100 metres from the Duomo Square with the cathedral and elephant . Behind the B&B you will find the Ursino Castle and further down the street there is the greek theatre, Roman amphitheatre and the famous Via Crociferi with Bellini’s Home. Via Etnea begins from the Duomo Square which is filled with several churches built in late baroque period (World heritage UNESCO) where you can go shopping during the day and party during the night all year round.

B&B is located 5 km from the airport, 1 km from the railway station, 300 metres from the port, 700 metres from the beach, 30 minutes from Etna, 40 minutes from Taormina and 60 minutes from  Siracusa.

B&B is located 5 km from the airport, 1 km from the railway station, 300 metres from the port, 700 metres from the beach, 30 minutes from Etna, 40 minutes from Taormina and 60 minutes from  Siracusa.

 How to reach us

by car you must take the porto-centro exit from the main highways and you will reach the entrance of Catania in a square in front of the harbour named Piazza Alcalà-Borsellino then following the map above you will turn on the left in Via Alcalà and soon on the right in via Cristoforo Colombo and on the left on via Plebiscito. After 200 metres turn on the right on via Grimaldi and go on with the castle in your left side, you will see a small church in a square in front of the castle entrance and take the small street  that’s via San Sebastiano then turn on the right  in via Transito and the right again via Auteri till to n.40 and you will see a yellow building in Vicolo della Lanterna.

We advise you to get to the B&B after 13:30 because parking problems can be caused as the fish market closes at that particular hour.

From the arrival point at the airport you can catch a bus every 20 minutes to get to the city center (from 5:00 till 24:00) which will reach the historical centre in about 15 minutes, ask the driver to go to the Duomo Square then to Mazzini’s Square and then Via Auteri 40-Vicolo della Lanterna 14 (5 minutes walking).

from the railway station you have to get  a bus, (431-439-427) which will bring you to the Duomo Square in 10 minutes, then go to Mazzini’s Square and Via Auteri 40-Vicolo della Lanterna 14 (5 minutes walking).

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