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A road trip around Sicily is a journey across centuries
The Seattle Times
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 road trip. Sicily's size, culture ... Syracuse's main cathedral, il Duomo, is built on the site of a ...
The Unesco Baroque town of Noto is just 20 minutes' drive away, while Syracuse, with its Greek archaeological park and the pretty, characteristic historical island of Ortygia, can be reached in 40 minutes along the highway. The sandy beach of San ...
Skaneateles Festival adds new elements to long-time favorites for 'spirit of adventure' in 2017
The new "Go/Hear" series on Fridays exemplifies the travel theme, transporting listeners to Italy the first week, then to Russia, England and, on the final Friday, Appalachia. "We will immerse the audience in a particular place and culture, augmenting ...
Vietnam vet speaks to Victor-Farmington Rotary
Victor-Farmington Rotarians enjoy a picnic before the Rochester Red Wings game versus the Syracuse Chiefs. Pictured, from left, are Galen Powers, Jim Crane, Gini Harford, Judy Luitweiler and Bev Rosbrook. [PHOTO PROVIDED/DAVE LUITWEILER].
Syracuse's Matthew Moyer, Frank Howard to play in Spain with USA East Coast squad
Syracuse, N.Y. -- Syracuse basketball players Matthew Moyer and Frank Howard will join USA East Coast, a team of players from various colleges, on a four-game trip to Spain this August. The USA East Coast team, which is headed up annually by Lycoming ...
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Trip through history in Sicily | The Columbian
This April 14, 2017 photo shows tourist Matthew Kirkland taking a photo of a bronze statue at the Valley of the Temples in Agrigento, Sicily, Italy. The seven ...
NGC Ancients: Sea Creatures on Greek Coins - CoinWeek
NGC Ancients presents a brief survey of ancient Greek coins depicting Mediterranean sea life in amazing detail.
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With its little island reached by bridges and local characters to remember, Syracuse is Sicily at its eccentric best
Sigmund Freud described Sicily as 'the loveliest region of Italy: a stunning orgy of colours, scents, and lights… a great delight', and Siracusa (as the locals call it) in the south east of the island has been inspiring people for ever. A SPOT OF ...
Alternative names for Syracuse, Sicily, Italy: