Category Archives: Sicily

Where to Stay in Catania, Sicily

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Planning a trip to the beautiful island of Sicily and wondering where to stay in Catania? Nestled between the imposing silhouette of Mount Etna and the dazzling Ionian Sea, this ancient port city should not be overlooked. Moving onto an important question, where should you situate yourself? Catania has something for everyone, whether a relaxing […]

Where to Stay in Palermo, Sicily – Neighbourhood and Area Guide

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Palermo, Sicily’s capital city, offers a blend of history and culture, a delectable food scene, and a seaside escape. Whichever of these you’re more likely to seek out will affect the area that suits you best. Read on for help with deciding where exactly you should be staying while you explore Palermo. This city is […]

Best Things to Do in Catania – Markets, Historic Sites and Culture

It’s time to experience the underrated gem of Sicily: Catania. This city is gaining much-deserved traction after being overlooked by Palermo for far too long. Sitting in the shadows of Mount Etna along the Mediterranean coast – these are the top things to do in Catania.   Exploring Catania will elevate your travels in Sicily. It’s […]

Best Places to Stay in Sicily

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Sicily’s prime location in the middle of the Mediterranean and its diverse and dreamy landscapes make for the perfect Italian seaside escape. The island boasts breathtaking views, the smoldering Mount Etna, charming villages, and glistening beaches. Finding the best places to stay in Sicily will depend on what you’re looking for out of your trip.  […]

Episode #186: Captivating Catania – Sicilian City of Charm

Listen to “Captivating Catania – Sicilian City of Charm” on Spreaker. The stunning island of Sicily has been receiving some justified attention recently, and its second city of Catania should not be overlooked when planning a trip to Sicily. Often in the shadow of her more famous sister Palermo, beautiful Baroque Catania sits at the […]

Episode #107: Tastes of Sicily

Listen to “The Unmissable Tastes of Sicily” on Spreaker. The island of Sicily, Italy’s largest island, just off the boot, is known for its rich history, traditions and culture. It’s also known for its produce, its cuisine, and its hospitality all of which lead to some incredibly tasty cooking and eating experiences. We all know […]

Episode #069: Discovering Sicily’s Aeolian Islands

Listen to “Adventures in the Aeolian Islands off Sicily” on Spreaker. The Italian island of Sicily has several archipelagos off its coast, smaller islands off the large island, and this episode we’re headed to the northernmost point of Sicily, to the little-known Aeolian Islands where our Sicily travel expert Karen La Rosa encourages us to […]