Tag archive for ‘Sicily’
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, August 17th, 2017
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A family trip to Cefalù

Spring is an ideal time for visiting Sicily. The town of Cefalù on the northern coast is particularly charming before the temperature soars and the hoards descend. Lorenza Bacino and her family enjoyed the April More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, August 7th, 2017
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Volunteer firemen started fires to collect bonuses

A group of fifteen volunteer firemen in Sicily started fires so that they could get called out to extinguish more fires and collect more money from the state.  Police in Ragusa have charged a group of 15 volunteer More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, June 9th, 2017
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Viewpoint: Isola Bella

Isola Bella – or Ìsula Bedda, in the Sicilian language – is aptly named… The ‘Beautiful Island’ of Taormina isn’t the only place of this name in Italy. There is a perhaps more famous one on Lake More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, June 8th, 2017
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Top ten Italian cities for apartments

Incase you can’t decide on your ideal Italian city to settle in – we have made a list of the top cities for you to make the choice a bit clearer.  1. Rome – population 2,850,000 Italy’s brash, More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017
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Sicily Regional Guide: Part 2

Summers in Sicily are hot and the weather stays pleasantly warm throughout the winter… Read Part 1 of this series here Aerial view of the villages on the ‘lemons coast’ in Ionian sea of Sicily This More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Sicily Regional Guide: Part 1

Summers in Sicily are hot and the weather stays pleasantly warm throughout the winter… Read Part 2 of this series here Stromboli Volcano, Sicily, Italy, Europe This favourable climate attracts not only peak-season More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, April 17th, 2017
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Inspired by Sicily – Part 2

In the second part of this series, Mark Nicholls journeys across the hilltops of Sicily and discovers more about Europes most active Volcano… Piazza Armenia Duomo Read Part 1 here Olives and vines Journeying More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, April 13th, 2017
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Our Life in Sicily

Marilyn and Josh Parker divide their time between a suburban bungalow in their native Wisconsin and an old stone house Image courtesy of Marilyn and Josh Parker Up in the hills overlooking Sicily’s northern coast. More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
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Inspired by Sicily – Part 1

Mark Nicholls delves into Sicily’s striking architectural heritage and discovers an island of medieval hilltop towns, cathedrals and artistic inspiration… View of the coast at Erice, looking west – to our More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, April 10th, 2017
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Smeg x Dolce & Gabbana: The vibrant new kitchen range

Italian fashion designers Dolce & Gabbana and luxury appliance company Smeg have released a stunning, vibrant kitchenware collection at Salone del Mobile, Milan’s famous furniture fair. Typical colorful More...