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The 10 most beautiful beaches in Sicily to see absolutely

Cala dello Riserva dello Zingaro

Sicily, thanks to its colorful cultural, historical and gastronomic offer, remains one of the most sought-after destinations, but tourists who arrive in Sicily during summer especially want sea, beaches and sun: can you blame them? Our beautiful Island in fact looks out on three different seas: it is bathed by the Tyrrhenian Sea on the […]

La “Granita Catanese”: The 8 best locations of 2019

Granita Catanese

What’s hidden inside small ice crystals? Origins of “granita” date back to Arab domination of Sicily, desert nomads brought with them The sherbet: a refreshing drink based on fruits and flower petals. Many aristocrats in Messina, inherited this recipe and used snow from Etna or the nearby mountains for the preparation. To preserve this candid […]

Christmas in Catania. The main events

Centro Storico di Catania

Dean Martin would have said: “It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas”. Here we are, is almost Christmas and apart from the mild weather, Catania is ready to embrace the festive season. Traditionally the Holiday Season starts with the Immaculate Conception and its typical celebrations within the Sanctuary of San Francesco d’Assisi all’Immacolata where […]


Produzioni tipiche, monumenti barocchi patrimonio dell’Umanità, incontri, spettacoli, laboratori e cene in terrazza con gli chef, tour guidati.  Dal 12 al 14 ottobre prossimi “Scale del Gusto” vestirà a festa una zona antica di Ragusa, piena di angoli suggestivi e tutta scoprire per una passeggiata che va indietro nella storia. Torna infatti la manifestazione organizzata dall’associazione […]

Sensational Sicily – A Little Slice Of Mediterranean Paradise

Sicily: An island infused in its own individual take on that good old-fashioned Mediterranean charm, dipped in a staggering display of emerald countryside, fringed by milky, duck-egg blue palettes of water, awash with history… Having previously explored a lot of mainland Italy, my fiancé and I were delighted to spend part of our Mediterranean adventure […]

39^ edition of Infiorata of Noto 2018

39^ edition of Infiorata of Noto 2018

39^ edizione dell’ Infiorata di Noto 2018 – Cinà in fiore “Le vie della seta’ [fusion_slider hover_type=”none” width=”” height=”” hide_on_mobile=”small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility” class=”” id=””][fusion_slide type=”image” link=”” lightbox=”no” linktarget=”_self”]http://visitsicily.co/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/IMG_2421.jpg[/fusion_slide][fusion_slide type=”image” link=”” lightbox=”no” linktarget=”_self”]http://visitsicily.co/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/IMG_2452.jpg[/fusion_slide][/fusion_slider]