Italy's best beaches and islands
(CNN) — In a perfect world, we wouldn't need to explain why Italy's beaches and islands are worth visiting. We wouldn't need to describe the fluorescent waters and talcum-powder sand, or highlight the delicious seafood or lively nightlife. Fortunately ...
'Making the Windsors seem like rogue upstarts': inside Sicily's secret palaces
Three nights' b&b booked with Kirker in Palermo's five-star Grand Hotel Villa Igiea – MGallery by Sofitel, costs from £548 per person, including flights and transfers in Palermo. Cookery classes with Nicoletta Polo Lanza Tomasi, including a market ...
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A road trip around Sicily is a journey across centuries
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But our gateway to Sicily was on the other side of the island, flying into the capital, Palermo. We have holidayed in Italy before, but now with my partner and our 6-year-old daughter Kitty in tow, and two weeks at our disposal, we were ready for a ...
Trip through history in Sicily
PALERMO, Italy — Sicily sits at the toe of Italy's boot, just 2 miles from the mainland, at its closest point, and a short ferry ride from the town of Messina. But our gateway to Sicily was on the other side of the island, flying into the capital ...
Italian wine flows like river at E-Bar | SunStar
The E-Bar is located at the roof top of The Pacifico Boutique Hotel along A. Velez street near the rotunda here in Cagayan de Oro. The rain was pouring, and the breeze was cold. But what made the night exciting ... Italian Food Specialists Inc. (TIFSI ...
'Do-gooders' no more: Lampedusans turn against refugee tide as patience wears thin
“It wasn't a surprise to us that she lost,” said Salvatore Martello, a hotel owner and fisherman who won the election running independently from Italy's main parties. “In the years she was mayor, she curated an image abroad of the island and the ...
Sicily blazes kill livestock, spark evacuation of homes & hotels ...
Fires in Sicily have sparked the evacuation of homes and hotels as firefighters struggle to contain the huge blazes around Italy's southern island. The eastern ...
The Story of the Eccentric Life Coach Who Made Leonardo Bonucci
Over the past week, it has been almost impossible to ignore Leonardo Bonucci, the Italy international's name and picture featuring prominently across newspapers and websites every day. The reason? Simply put, the 30-year-old ... Widespread reports ...
Mercure Palermo Excelsior City
A late 19th-century hotel in uptown Palermo – the nearest shop is Gucci – set on a broad, tree-lined boulevard just 10 minutes' walk from the chaos, colour and anarchy that gives downtown Palermo its character. This is a classic Palermo hotel, and ...
Palermo, Sicily, Italy. View on a map. 8 out of 10 Telegraph expert rating. 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 ...
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