Situated just off the heel of Italy’s ‘boot’ and famed for its Mount Etna volcano, with an abundance of lemon, olive and almond groves and a diverse cultural heritage, Sicily is the perfect setting for luxury vacations in the Mediterranean. It is a kaleidoscope of Latin, Byzantine and Islamic traditions with a sun-kissed maritime climate. Just one of the unique adventures to experience in Palermo, the intriguing capital city, is to haggle for exotic goods in an Arabic souq-style market. Every Sicilian city and town from Erice to Taormina to Ragusa offers a heady dose of Greek, Roman, and Byzantine architecture. UNESCO World Heritage Sites preserve ancient ruins, stunning archaeological treasures, and medieval quarters, ensuring luxury journeys that are as thought-provoking as they are culturally exciting.
Blending North African, Arab, and Mediterranean cultures, Sicily has enticed the Greeks, the Romans, and everyone who has stepped on its shores – just as it will entice you. An encircling tour of the island will leave no stone unturned. The heritage and history of this exquisite island is reflected in the spirit of...
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