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  • Agrigento (3)
    2 June 2016

    The golden temples of Sicily

    Today we’ll spend a bit of time talking about the Greek period in Sicily. On the island there are still many ruins of magnificent temples, golden memories of a Greek era. Som...

  • Sicily
    22 April 2016

    The “three legs” of Sicily

    The Triscele, symbol of Sicily, finds its origins in the greek mythology. It represents a head of a Gorgon, whose hair is entwined serpents with ears of wheat, and from which three...

  • ceramica caltagirone1
    18 February 2016

    Testa di Moro: a legend from Palermo

    (Featured image courtesy of www.ceramichecaltagirone.com) Today I will tell you a story that has always fascinated me. Have you ever seen in Sicily a ceramic vase resembling a Moor...

  • B Cinema Paradiso-2_BLOG3
    2 December 2015

    Top 3 most beautiful movies of Giuseppe Tornatore

    Italian director Giuseppe Tornatore was born in the Sicilian town of Bagheria, about 30 minutes from Palermo. In many of his movies, he uses Palermo and other amazing places in Sic...

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