Palazzo Brunaccini is all elegance amid a fusion of crumbling, artsy, edgy, multi-ethnic Palermo, located round the corner from the famous Ballarò street market with its kaleidoscope of colours. Sicilian ... Italian coffee at its best; whichever way ...
Heathrow airport delays: Passengers may have to travel without ...
Passengers today faced chaos at Heathrow Airport as they were warned they may need to travel without their bags after a system failure. Those travelling ...
Alleged mafia don gunned down in Sicily days before island hosts G7 summit
Just days before Theresa May and Donald Trump arrive in Sicily for the G7 summit, an alleged mafia don was shot dead in broad daylight on the gritty streets of Palermo. Giuseppe Dainotti, regarded as a senior godfather in Sicily's Cosa Nostra mafia ...
Italian Police Search for Terrorism Suspect Who Slipped Through Border
New York Times
The Schengen system, an agreement to abolish border controls among the European nations, was devised to regulate the entry of non-Europeans while allowing people in any of the 26 Schengen countries, including Italy, to travel freely to any other ...
Cunard reveals completion of $40m. eefurbishment of Queen Victoria
Travel Daily News International
The regal ship, which was taken out of service on May 5 to undergo the refit at the Fincantieri Shipyard in Palermo in Italy, returned to service in style, setting off on a floral adventure to the Canary Islands, as part of a special Festival of ...
Italy's Best Under-the-Radar Travel Destinations
For a true escape, nothing beats Sicily, and this little stretch of seaside between Palermo and Trapani does the trick. Renting a house is the way to go; we stayed in Scopello, a beach town that starred in scenes from Ocean's Twelve. Have a café and ...
Palermo holiday guide: what to see plus the best bars, hotels and restaurants
Defying the mafia in a maze of crumbling grandeur, it is at the crossroads of the Mediterranean. Every neighbouring power has occupied Sicily at some time, which has created a sizzling mix of Arabic food, Spanish streets, Norman towers and Italian neglect.
Maryland's Steve Aird To Coach Big Ten Volleyball's Foreign Tour ...
Maryland volleyball head coach Steve Aird will helm a Big Ten squad that will travel to four European countries during the Big Ten Volleyball Foreign Tour from ...
The Local Italy
Ten reasons to visit Palermo, Italy's cultural capital, right now
The Local Italy
This could be said of most of Italy, it's true, but what's great about Palermo is the way in which many different nations and cultures have left a mark on the city. Its strategic military and trading position attracted invaders from around the world ...
Nigerian girls lured into sex slavery
The girls, usually from poor backgrounds, have no means to travel and end up with human trafficking rings who forge documents and send them off with promises of well-paying jobs. Once in Europe, they find themselves on the streets of Palermo or Paris ...
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