Palermo, the capital city of Sicily, is a fantastic mix of baroque beauty, exotic street markets and luscious food. Although still a little ignored by international travellers, this is a truly intriguing place that enchants visitors with its impressive history, distinctive culture and buzzing atmosphere. Read more

I’ve recently had the chance to visit the Sicilian town of Caltagirone, in the province of Catania, on a trip with dad to meet some long-lost relatives and needless to say, it’s been a true feast for the eyes – and the belly! Read more

I first heard of Procida when reading Elsa Morante’s novel “Arturo’s Island” at school and I never really thought of it as a place worth travelling to, especially since it’s often overshadowed by the more popular and glamorous Capri and Ischia nearby. However, I’ve recently decided to give it a chance and guys, what a discovery! Read more