We look forward to the most important feast of Catania, the third most important religious feast in the world, the feast of St. Agatha. And we can’t wait to meet a “candelora”! And you?
Epiphany: history, legends and traditions
“Epiphany takes every party away!” A few days ago the Christmas holidays ended, with the feast of the Epiphany, who knows the story of this day?
New Year’s Eve 2020 in Sicily
How will you welcome the new year? If you are in Sicily you can celebrate the New Year’s Eve by participating in a concert or theater and cultural events! Discover which ones.
The Sicilian “scacciata”
Soon it will be Christmas and on the tables of Sicilians will not fail the scacciata. And you, will you eat it?
Cruise passengers in Sicily
Have you booked your cruise and will you stop in Sicily? Follow our tips, you’ll find out how to arrange to visit everything in a few hours!
Christmas in Sicily
Christmas is approaching and Catania is getting ready to celebrate it! Come with us, we will take you around Sicily between cribs and markets!
Santa Barbara and its celebration
If you are in Sicily at the beginning of December you can not miss the feast of Santa Barbara! Discover it with us!
Holidays in Sicily with children
If you are planning your next holidays in Sicily with children you are in the right place! So many tips for you!
The feast of the Dead in Sicily
It is commonly called “Feast of the dead” and it is a very heartfelt celebration, especially in Sicily. Let’s see how it is celebrated.
Noto, Sicilian capital of Baroque
Are you thinking to visit Noto? Today we give you some suggestions on what to absolutely see!
Typical Sicilian dishes
A holiday in Sicily should not be without good food! Discover the five typical Sicilian dishes that you absolutely cannot miss!
The Sicilian cart
Walking through the streets of the island you may have seen a Sicilian cart. With its drawings it is considered a work of art on the road.
Agrigento, between history and myth
If you love history and culture Agrigento is the right destination for you! Follow our tips to spend a good vacation!
Ottobrata Zafferanese 2019
In October there is a festival that allows you to taste typical Sicilian products. We are talking about the “Ottobrata Zafferanese”.
Cefalù, a village with a thousand treasures
If you are looking for an holiday made of culture, fun and sea the right destination is Cefalù, one of the most beautiful villages in Italy!
Chocolate from Modica a Sicilian goodness
It has a very dark colour, a rough appearance and an unmistakable flavour. We are talking about the chocolate of Modica. Discover it with us!
The Bronte Pistachio Festival
Cakes, creams and ice creams are made with Bronte pistachio, the “green gold of Etna”. Take advantage of the Bronte Pistachio Festival to learn about all its aspects!
The bell tower of Messina
In Messina there is a bell tower that contains a lot of allegorical symbols. Today we show you this masterpiece!
Via Crociferi: the “Baroque living room” of Catania
Via Crociferi is one of the most beautiful streets of Catania. It keeps wonderful churches, a very old history and also legends.
Montalbano and his house in Punta Secca
Everyone in Italy knows the Inspector Montalbano and his house. It is in Punta Secca and it a good point to start the tour of this magical place!
Have you ever seen a castle? There are some Sicilian castles that really worth a visit. We give you some suggestions!
Catania Summer Fest 2019
From the 29th of June to the 26th of October 2019 there are a lot of events in Catania: concerts, exhibitions and not only! This is the Catania Summer Fest 2019.
Santa Rosalia in Palermo
In Palermo in July is organized a big party in honor of Santa Rosalia. Fireworks and culinary deliciousness are part of these five days of celebration!
Trinacria,the symbol of Sicily
A yellow and red drape with Trinacria in the middle. This is the flag of the Sicilian Region, but few know the origin of Trinacria. We’ll tell you about it!
Teatro Andromeda, union between man and nature
In Sicily there is a special theatre that worth a visit: Teatro Andromeda. Discover it with us!
Caltagirone and its famous staircase
Everyone should visit Caltagirone and the staircase of S. Maria del Monte. It is made of 142 steps and once a year it is lighted with candles to form a very big picture!
Sicilian granita and its festival on the 2nd of June
If you have never tested the Sicilian granita, on the 1st and 2nd of June you can participate in the “Festival of artisan granita” that will be held in Pedara.
Erice: discovering a magical place
In Sicily there are many unique and magical places, rich in history, culture and culinary tradition. This is Erice! Follow our tips to better organize your holiday
The Moorish heads
Surely you have seen some ceramic pots depicting Moorish heads, but do you know their story? We’ll tell you about it!
The Puppet Opera, a Sicilian tradition
The Puppet Opera is a theatre that in 2008 was listed among the Oral and Immaterial heritage of the world. It tells story about Charlemagne and his paladins.
Alfio Cirino and Filadelfo: a month of feasts
On the month of May there is a big feast in Trecastagni: the one dedicated to three brothers. S. Alfio, S. Cirino and S. Filadelfo.
The 40th edition of the Infiorata festival in Noto
From 17th to 19th May the Infiorata festival will take place in Noto. An event rich of color and art!
Ricotta Cheese festival 2019 in Vizzini and Maniace
As every year at the end of April the ricotta cheese festival is organized in Vizzini and Maniace. Here you can taste very good cheeses and ricotta!
Castelmola: one of the most beautiful villages in Italy
If you want to visit the eastern part of Sicily you should visit Castelmola, one of the most beautiful villages in Italy.
Holy Week in Enna
This year at Catania and Palermo airport you will see some posters representing Holy Week of Enna. It is considered a protected asset by UNESCO. Let’s discover more!
Wedding on Etna
Marriage is one of the most important days in our lives. Someone has chosen Etna as a really suggestive location!
The Island of Ortigia
In Ortigia you can find monuments, beaches,markets.. Follow our tips and have a good journey!
Five things to see in Catania
If you are planning your next holiday in Catania this post is what you need! Some tips for you to not waste your time.
The feast of St. Joseph
The 19th of March we celebrate St. Joseph. In Sicily this feast is celebrated in different ways. Let’s have a look!
The Almond blossom festival
From the 1st to the 10th March in Agrigento is organized the festival of Almond tree in bloom. A mix of history and folklore.