Sicily

Go For the Gold: The Gorgeous Golden Mosaics of Palermo, Monreale, & Cefalù

Sicily has some of the most gorgeous golden mosaics in the world. Here's where to see these UNESCO World Heritage…

10 months ago

A List of What I Ate in Palermo

I Can't Believe I Ate All of That On Such a Short Trip

1 year ago

Palermo, Sicily: 2018 Italian Capital of Culture

Congratulations to the city of Palermo, which has been awarded the distinction of Italian Capital of Culture for 2018. The…

2 years ago

Three Italian Villages Where You Can Buy a House for Less Than A Cup of Coffee

The Daily Mail reports on three depopulated Italian towns -- Gangi (Sicily), Carrega Ligure (Piedmont), and Lecce nei Marsi (Abruzzo)…

4 years ago

Ancient Aphrodite Sculpture Back in Sicily

On Tuesday, the Museo Archeologico di Morgantina, a small archeological museum in Aidone (Enna), Sicily, held an inauguration for the…

8 years ago

A Bribe-Free Holiday in Sicily

The brave work of the anti-mafia organization AddioPizzo.org was recently brought to my attention. "Addio Pizzo" means "Goodbye, Pizzo," the…

9 years ago

Six Places to Celebrate Carnival in Italy

It's Carnival time again in Italy, when Italians prepare to say "goodbye meat!" (Carnevale) by throwing lavish parties and parades…

9 years ago

Spain Conquers Italy

Large parts of Italy were once united under the Spanish flag, with conquests in Naples and Sicily by the houses…

11 years ago

From Mafia Villa to Agriturismo

This one comes from the U.K.'s Italy Magazine, which tells us that the Corleone villa of former Mafia boss Salvatore…

11 years ago

20 Things To Love About Italy: Molise to Veneto

Part 2 of 20 Things We Love About Italy includes travel ideas for the regions of Molise, Piemonte, Puglia, Sardinia,…

11 years ago

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