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Top 20 things to see in Palermo

To help you pin down what to see first from the city's myriad of attractions, here are our top 20 sites in Palermo.
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A Sicily holiday in the world of Inspector Montalbano

Discover some of the best places to stay in the Val Di Noto region of Sicily, famous as the home of the popular TV show, Inspector Montalbano.
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A dive in a gorgeous, unspoilt bay

Lucia shares one of her favourite memories from a recent holiday to Sicily - a day that included Marinello Beach and the historic village of Tindari.
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Our favourite places in Sicily

Be it a beautiful town, a chocolate shop or a memorable restaurant, we share our favourite places on the island of Sicily.
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Sicily's most beautiful villages

Sicily has more than its fair share of lovely villages, but which have the honour of being declared amongst Italy’s most beautiful villages?
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The beautiful architecture of the Val di Noto

The Val di Noto region of Sicily is famed for its magnificent baroque architecture and striking landmarks, as showcased by this collection of photos.
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5 day trips to take from Palermo

Heading on a Sicily city break to Palermo? Here are 5 day trips to take from Palermo during your island escape, showcasing the best of Northern Sicily.
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Historical things to see on Ortigia Island

Explore some of this tiny island's most impressive historical monuments.
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10 things to see and do in Val di Noto and the South East

Are you going to be staying in the South East of the island during your holiday to Sicily. Here's 10 of the top things to do here during your holiday.
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Top Sicily properties in historical locations

Choose to stay in one of our beautiful Sicily properties boasting historical locations, revealing the heritage of the island to holidaymakers.
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10 famous Sicily landmarks to discover during your holiday

We've put together a list of 10 of Sicily's most famous landmarks, all waiting to be visited during your Sicily holiday.
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5 things to do in Taormina

Taormina is one of the most popular destinations in Sicily. For those heading there during their holiday, we discuss the top 5 things to do in Taormina.
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Stay in a converted monastery in Sicily

Inject a sense of history and culture into your holiday to the island by staying in a converted monastery in Sicily, full of authenticity and intrigue.
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First impressions of Ragusa Ibla

Kathyrn visits Ragusa Ibla for the first time and explores its many churches and samples its delectable cuisine.
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Churches, chocolates and cheese - 24 hours in Modica

Kathryn, from our Marketing Department, explores the late Baroque town of Modica, discovering great chocolate, stunning architecture and many more edible treats along the way.
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Top 5 hidden treasures in Sicily

We uncover five of the best kept secrets in Sicily, from Norman castles to picturesque windmills, these are the top 5 hidden treasures in Sicily.
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The town of Ispica and the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore

A stroll and photography session around the beautiful towns of Val di Noto in the south-east of Sicily.
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Top 10 historical sites in Sicily

Step away from the beach for a day or two during your Sicily holidays and explore some of the incredible historical sites in Sicily.
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A guide to Palermo, Sicily's capital

A delightful blend of architecture, markets, arts and culture make Palermo a wonderful city to pay a visit.
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New UNESCO World Heritage Site in Sicily

Arab-Norman Palermo and the Cathedral Churches of Cefalú and Monreale are the latest edition to Sicily's collection of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
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