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Best beachfront hotels in Sicily

Home to some spectacular coastlines, we’ve pulled together a list of the best hotels in Sicily offering direct access to the stunning sea views.
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Where to stay in Sicily in 2019

With our 2019 holiday programme up and running, we thought we'd share some of our top tips for where to stay in Sicily in 2019.
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What to wear on holiday in Sicily

If you’re wondering what to wear in Sicily and what things to pack for your holiday, we’ve written this useful guide covering the changing seasons.
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Top 5 villas in Sicily

Make the most of our wonderful range of Sicily villas and book a memorable and fulfilling holiday on this stunning and diverse island.
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Linguaglossa & Savoca area guide

Located in Sicily's beautiful north east, the areas of Linguaglossa and Savoca promise rewarding and memorable holidays for those visiting the island.
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Our new 2018 Sicily properties

We're delighted to have added some superb new properties to our Sicily programme for 2018, all ready to host you during a holiday on the island.
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Holidays to Sicily 2018

You can now book your 2018 holidays to Sicily with us. Here's some useful information to help you plan your escape to this diverse and beautiful island.
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Top 5 reasons to visit Sicily in 2018

Our 2018 Sicily holidays are now on sale and ready to be booked. Feel tempted by the island? Here are our top 5 reasons for visiting Sicily in 2018.
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Why book with Sicilian Places?

With over 30 years' experience offering holidays to the Mediterranean, we discuss some of the top reasons to book your island escape with Sicilian Places.
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Top 5-star hotels in Sicily

At Sicilian Places, we have hand-picked some of the top 5-star hotels in Sicily, promising memorable and rewarding luxury holidays on this stunning island.
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September holidays to Sicily

Want to know where’s hot in September? Sicily is sure to tick plenty of the boxes...
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A recent visit to Verdura Resort

Our Sales Consultant, Carla, was fortunate enough to be invited to stay at, and experience, the incredible 5-star Verdura Resort - this was her experience.
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Our favourite Sicily apartments for couples

Perfect for holidaying couples in search of a comfortable and convenient base, here are some of our favourite Sicily apartments for couples to consider.
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Weather in Palermo

A city break in Palermo isn't always reliant on the weather, but with some great nearby beaches, you'll want to head to the city at a pleasant time of year.
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5 things to do in Southern Sicily

Southern Sicily is a relatively undiscovered region of the island, so we've put together five great reasons to head south during your holiday to Sicily.
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A short break in Taormina

Enjoy a short break to one of Sicily's most alluring and rewarding destinations, the stunning and charming town of Taormina.
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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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It's time to book your April escape to Sicily

Spring is a wonderful time to visit Sicily. Lush green meadows burst into colour as wild flowers bloom and the beaches are almost deserted.
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Caponata Recipe - A Sicilian Aubergine Stew

Caponata is a delicious vegetarian stew, served hot as a side dish, cold as antipasto or as a meal in itself with toasted ciabatta, drizzled in a little olive oil.
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Top 10 properties in Sicily

We've decided to showcase some of our finest properties on the island of Sicily, presenting some stunning places to stay during a holiday to the island.
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Holidays from Bristol

Embark on unforgettable holidays from Bristol to the stunning island of Sicily, discovering incredible history, beautiful beaches and wonderful food.
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5 day trips to take from Taormina

Planning to stay in Taormina during your Sicily holiday? Here are 5 great day trip ideas to take from the town if you fancy some adventure on the island.
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Multi-centre touring experiences in Sicily

Considering the prospect of a Sicily holiday but want to see lots of the island? Our multi-centre touring holidays are an ideal solution!
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Sicily holidays in October

We discuss all the benefits and rewards of embarking on a holiday to the island of Sicily during October.
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Introducing our new villa and apartment pages

We've created two brand new property pages to make it easier and more intriguing when it comes to choosing which villa or apartment to stay in on Sicily.
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Holidays to Sicily in August

August is one of the most popular times to embark on a Sicily holiday. In this blog post we discuss why.
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10 packings tips for your holiday to Sicily

Remove the stress of packing for your holiday to Sicily by making the most of our 10 top packing tips.
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Family holidays to Sicily this summer

Where's best to stay and some great activity ideas for the family.
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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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Honeymoon Hotels in Sicily

Our top pick of Sicilian hotels, ideal for honeymooners...
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Favourite Beaches - The North

We head to the North of Sicily in this addition of Favourite Beaches, exploring the stunning coastline and picking our favourite beaches in the North.
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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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Gino's sun-dried cherry tomato pesto

Kathryn from Sicilian Places pays a visit to the farm of Gino, a producer of traditionally dried tomatoes on the island of Sicily.
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Favourite beaches - Taormina & the North East

A guide to the best beaches in the Taormina & the North East regions of the beautiful island of Sicily.
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Top 10 things to eat in Sicily

A guide to the best food in Sicily to enjoy during your holiday, from delicious arancini to wonderful pasta con le sarde.
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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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Falling in love with Sicily - Sicilian Food

Helen Brown Describes her love for Sicily, and in particular Sicilian food, during a year spent on the island.
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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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Festivals and Events in Sicily

From carnivals to cheese festivals, there's an event in Sicily to suit everyone...
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Favourite Beaches, the west

A guide to the best beaches in Sicily on the west of the island, from sandy strips of perfection to incredible coastal scenery.
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In search of Inspector Montalbano

Exploring the beautiful late Baroque towns in the Province of Ragusa, in the footsteps of Inspector Montalbano.
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Favourite beaches - The South East

A selection of hand picked beaches in the South East of the island, which we simply love.
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Sicily Top Ten

Here is our ultimate top ten things to see and do when visiting this beautiful island in the Mediterranean.
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