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'To have seen Italy without having seen Sicily is not having seen Italy at all, for Sicily is the key to everything.' So said Goethe. Tourist attractions in Piazza Armerina. Tuscany might want a look in, and Rome might beg to differ, but Sicily, with a history of foreign occupation across the centuries, is certainly fascinating, with a real pot-pourri of culture, cuisine and architecture. Plus the odd volcano. Giardini Naxos Accomodation Tourist attractions in Piazza Armerina

Begin your Sicilian odyssey in its capital city - Palermo. Tourist attractions in Piazza Armerina 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. Self catering accommodation Marsala Today Palermo has an air of faded grandeur and an unrivalled display of Norman art and architecture and Baroque churches. Tourist attractions in Piazza Armerina. 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. Last minute accommodation Sciacca Donít miss the magnificent 12th century Norman cathedral at Monreale, 8 kilometres southwest of the city. Cheap accommodation in Milazzo The inside of the cathedral is covered in breathtakingly glittering mosaics.  

Tourism is an important earner of foreign currency. Tourist attractions in Piazza Armerina. There are many castles and churches in Sicily to attract the tourist and important towns such as Taormina and Cefalu thrive on the tourist industry. Nightlife Entertainment in Acitrezza Tours are available to visit Sicily's active volcanoes: Mount Etna, Europe's tallest volcano, and Stromboli, one of the Aeolian Islands. Panarea Bed and Breakfast Other places of interest are Madonie National Park, the Baroque towns of south-eastern Sicily, the Cathedral of Monreale, the Dorian Temple and Theatre at Segesta, the ancient Greek Theatre of Taormina, the ancient town of Syracuse and the archaeological area of Agrigento. Car Hire Segesta

A source of revenue for the Sicilian economy has been money sent home from migrants. Tourist attractions in Piazza Armerina Like many Europeans, in the nineteenth century and early twentieth century, a number of Sicilians migrated to countries such as the USA in search of work. Tourist attractions in Piazza Armerina. Although far from home strong links bound Sicilian migrants to their families and communities in Sicily. Discount accommodation Acireale In fact, today, some Sicilian Americans are thinking of returning to their roots and small complexes of retirement houses are being constructed for American Sicilians. Camping and Caravan sites in Panarea It is hardly surprising that Sicily should exert its "pull" on its own people as it has done to many others in the past. Eolie Aeolian Islands Map

Tourist attractions in Piazza Armerina