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Celebrated throughout the centuries by writers and poets, who have spread its fame from ancient times up to the present. Houses to rent in Palermo You must Visit Taormina. Founded by the Greeks on the promontory of the Tauro Mountain, Taormina is one of the jewels of Sicily. Flats in Campo Bello di Mazara Dominated from Etna and to lean over on the sea. Egadi Islands Bed and Breakfast Famous for his Greek Roman Theater from which there is such a feeling of being suspended between the sea and the sky. Palermo Accommodation. Taormina is a tourist and pleasant town which leaves an unforgettable memory to whoever arrives in Sicily. Egadi Islands Bed and Breakfast
The Aeolian Islands off the coast at Milazzo are well worth a visit. Palermo Accommodation Mentioned in Homer’s Odyssey and thought to be the home of Aeolus (the god of the wind) by the ancient Greeks, they offer spectacular volcanic scenery and fine beaches. Palermo Accommodation. The island of Lipari is the most developed. Calendar of events in Panarea Sample some of the island’s sweet white Malvasia wine while here. Head for Taormina – Sicily’s most picturesque town. Tourist Information office centre Capo D Orlando Its magnificent setting on a terrace of Monte Tauro overlooking the sea and its views of Mt Etna have long made it a top tourist destination. Palermo Accommodation. The town was an important centre for trade and art through successive Roman, Norman, Spanish and French rules. Houses to rent in Nebrodi
Mt Etna, the largest volcano in Europe and one of the most active in the world, lies south of Taormina. Sant Agata Militello Car Hire You are permitted to climb up to 2900m. Palermo Accommodation. A rope marks the spot where the volcano’s unpredictability makes it unsafe to go any further. Further south, the town of Syracuse was once a very powerful Greek city. Ragusa Holiday Accommodation Check out the medieval buildings on the island of Ortigia which lies in the centre of town. Don’t miss the 5th century Teatro Greco – a masterpiece hewn out of rock with a seating capacity for 16,000 people. Sicily travel agents The five Doric temples in the town of Agrigento are also well worth a visit. They are the most well preserved of Sicily’s Greek ruins and are truly spectacular.
Begin your Sicilian odyssey in its capital city - Palermo. Palermo Accommodation Spectacularly situated along a wide sweep of bay at the foot of Monte Pellegrino, Palermo was the wealthiest and most magnificent city in Europe in the 12th century. Diving Centres Dive Sites and Schools Campo Bello di Mazara Today Palermo has an air of faded grandeur and an unrivalled display of Norman art and architecture and Baroque churches. Palermo Accommodation. Stroll along the Via Roma and Via Maqueda in the heart of the old town and get a sense of what Palermo is all about. Cheap accommodation in Erice Don’t miss the magnificent 12th century Norman cathedral at Monreale, 8 kilometres southwest of the city. Camping and Caravan sites in Nebrodi The inside of the cathedral is covered in breathtakingly glittering mosaics.