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.
Throughout the centuries, Sicily has enticed explorers to its shores, resulting in an eclectic blend of North African, Arab and Mediterranean traditions. On an all-encompassing tour, discover the multifaceted heritage of this exquisite island reflected in the spirit of its towns and villages, each unique and full...
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