Category: Sicily, page 1

Christmas in Sicily – Everything You Need to Know

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Christmas in Sicily is simply magical. While the Mediterranean island tops bucket lists for summer holidays, there’s an overlooked allure to spending Christmas and New Year’s wandering through this Italian gem. Under the cool gaze of winter, Sicily transforms into a twinkling show of nativity scenes, Christmas trees and traditions that decorate the entire island. […]

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The Best Places to Go Hiking in Sicily

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Sicily’s turquoise waters, looming mountains and dramatic coastline come together to create the ultimate holiday for travellers seeking inspiring views and long hikes. From volcanoes to vast beaches, hikers of all experience levels have the opportunity to traverse some of the world’s most beautiful terrain on this island in the middle of the Mediterranean. The […]

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These are the Best Cities to Visit in Sicily

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As the largest island in the Mediterranean, Sicily offers a little bit of everything for every traveller. Walk through the remains and history of the Valley of the Temples in Agrigento. Dive well below the watchful eye of Helios to a long forgotten ancient world right off the coast of Taormina. Eat Sicilian delicacies in […]

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Everything You Need to Know About the Valley of the Temples

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Following the traveller’s trail through Sicily means you can’t resist street food, postcard beaches and a reflective mirror of blue surrounding the Italian island. But if you follow the trail far enough, you’ll be transported into the time of Greek mythology when Olympians were waging war against the Titans as looming temples stood in the […]

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These are the Best Spots to go Diving in Sicily

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Scuba diving in the pristine waters lapping at Sicily’s shores is like drinking water from a mountain spring or shredding through fresh drifts of snow in the backcountry – a personalized gift from Mother Nature, herself. And diving near the largest island in the Mediterranean is the gift that keeps on giving as divers have […]

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Sicily in October – Where to Go and What to Do

October is a fantastic time to visit Sicily as the weather is fine and the food is front of the mind. The crowds have died down by this time so you won’t be trapped with hoards of tourists as you discover everything that Sicily has to offer. From stunning natural attractions and famous sites to […]

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These are the Best Festivals in Sicily

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Looking to attend a festival in Sicily? Fantastic! You’ll have plenty to choose from. This large island in the Mediterranean Sea is one of the most famous places to visit off of mainland Italy. It’s known for being the home to Mount Etna, Europe’s tallest active volcano, as well as it’s coastal scenery and beaches. […]

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These are the Best Beaches in Sicily

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Sicily is an Italian island known for its beauty, especially when it comes to the beaches. In fact, this island is home to 1,000km of coastline, so you’ll have quite a few sandy spots to choose from. Stick to the northern end of the island if you’re looking for a more tried and tested, laid […]

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Where is Inspector Montalbano Filmed?

If you’ve been watching the T.V series, Inspector Montalbano, you’re probably wondering about the filming locations. While the show takes place in the fictional Italian city of Vigata, most of the show has been filmed in Sicily. True fans can actually visit many of these locations, to take an Inspector Montalbano-themed tour of this region. […]

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The Best Time to Visit Sicily

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The large island of Sicily is located off the southwest coast of Italy in the Mediterranean Sea. Sicily is a wonderful place to holiday thanks to its warm beaches, rich history, and lush landscapes. Depending on the season, Sicily will provide a variety of holiday experiences. From hot days spent tanning on the beach to […]

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