Neil and Ida Down - Answered a Question by Surridge (17 May 08 22:13)

If you are talking about the touristic centre of Palermo then the answer is about threequarters of a mile to the Piazza Guiseppe Verdi whereas the geographic centre is about one and a quarter miles. Certainly is is walkable because there are no hills of note. This is always supposing that P & O do not do one of their naughties and berth in a container dock which they have done several times in the past. .... Nei.

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