The Snow Festival, tradition and taste

In Sicily, even during the summer months, ‘po’ stari friscu’ – you can stay fresh. You won’t need to resort to spells or rites of witchcraft to bring the snow…

Palermo is Italy’s Capital of Culture 2018

This is the year to visit Palermo as it is officially Italy’s Capital of Culture 2018. Announced at the end of January by Italy’s Minister for Cultural Heritage and Art,…

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Polizzi, the “Generous” city

The attribute “Generosa” (generous) was given to the city by Frederick II, to thank its people for the gifts he received. Even today the signs of the artistic splendour of…

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Porto Capo d’Orlando

Porto Capo d’Orlando, only 45 minutes from Cefalù, is a picturesque gateway to the sea, only a few miles from the iconic Aeolian islands. Recently finished after decades of being…