Sicily is the largest island in Italy. The capital is Palermo, but especially the towns of Taormina, Cefalu
Renting a car in Sicily is great and the most efficient way to explore the island is to in fact rent a car. Especially if you are planning to look for deserted beaches, small villages and the archaeological sites of Sicily, you need a car. That is not a punishment, but absolutely something to completely enjoy! Along the
Sicily has hot summers and mild winters. By far the best time to visit Sicily is in spring or autumn, with pleasant temperatures and plenty of
The Sicilian capital Palermo stimulates all the
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After Sicily was hit by a devastating earthquake in 1693, the cities were rebuilt according to the baroque style rules. Many hundreds of years later you can still marvel at the result: a collection of beautiful inner cities full of impressive architecture and baroque facades. From Syracuse to Catania, and from Noto to Modica, the many churches and cathedrals are a sight to see.
The Aeolian Islands are located 40 kilometers northeast of Sicily and are an attractive destination for a day trip. Just an hour's drive from Messina you will find this beautiful island group with picturesque villages, vineyards, plenty of beautiful snorkel spots and secluded beaches. Do you want to do it all right? Take plenty of time, book a beautiful hotel on every island and hop from one paradise to another.