Oh no! Another year without our own olive oil! Two years ago the wild fires did for our olives. Last year we had so few that they weren’t worth harvesting. This year – zero, “proprio niente”. We’re not alone of course. Everyone around Cefalu has had pretty much the same problem. Much as it may […]
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The city of Catania draws in many thousands of tourists each year, and when you see it for yourself, it is not hard to see why. Tucked into an inward-curving stretch of coastline right in the middle of the eastern side of Sicily
Syracuse, or Siracusa if you prefer, there is the opportunity to explore many a delightful beach. Nestled in a prime spot in the south-eastern corner of Sicily, Syracuse includes the small island of Ortigia and also boasts a significant section of coastline as its own. From here there are numerous opportunities to find a sandy stretch of beach for a half-day or a day, and you will never run short of things to do or views to appreciate while you are there.
If you want to eat in a Michelin starred restaurant while on holiday in Sicily, there are certainly plenty to choose from. We’ve got all the information on the starred restaurants here, so you can select one near you. 2 stars La Madia Madia means a big cupboard, and it is the perfect name for […]
Palermo is a well-known and major destination for many holidaymakers looking to have a great break in Sicily. Located in the north-western part of the island, it provides access to a great many beaches