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Palermo. The 395th Feast of Santa Rosalia has ended

Palermo. The 395th Feast of Santa Rosalia has ended

With the religious procession of the Holy Relics of the Sanctuzza through the streets of the city has officially ended the 395th Feast of Santa Rosalia Palermo, which recorded, on the night of July 14, the record presence of 600 thousand people. It was a historical edition from different points of view: from the union […]

Sferracavallo. Recommended for those who love life, landscapes, authentic flavors

Sferracavallo. Recommended for those who love life, landscapes, authentic flavors

Italy, Sferracavallo (Palermo) – We are in the magnificent city of Palermo where everything is history, art, breathtaking landscapes, scents and flavors. Palermo is a must at any time of the year but in spring its beauty is enhanced by explosions of colors and the scent of orange blossom. The ancient alleys of the center […]

Sicily that steals the heart

Sicily that steals the heart

In this hot summer Sicily is the region with the highest flow of tourists, especially determined by Italian holidaymakers. On the other hand, this magical and extraordinary island offers the opportunity to live the holidays combining many aspects; art, culture, nature and traditions are an extraordinary mix that conquers the hearts of tourists without leaving […]

Palermo. Tales, stories and mysteries of Santa Rosalia

Palermo. Tales, stories and mysteries of Santa Rosalia

Palermo, Italy  – Saturday, March 30 at 16.00 at the Sanctuary of Santa Rosalia in Montepellegrino – Palermo, will be held the first event that opens #aspettandoilfestino2019, a calendar of meetings designed by Vincenzo Montanelli and Lollo Franco, which will lead to the 395th Festino with the aim of involving the people of Palermo in […]

195 vines for the rebirth of the urban vineyard of the Botanical Garden of Palermo

195 vines for the rebirth of the urban vineyard of the Botanical Garden of Palermo

195 vines are planted in the space of the Botanical Garden of Palermo for the “Vigna del Gallo”. It is a new step forward for the project of the University of Palermo and the Consortium for the protection of DOC wines in Sicily, which with the “Vigna del Gallo” aims to recreate a vineyard in […]

The Castles of Sicily are the envy of the Loire Valley

The Castles of Sicily are the envy of the Loire Valley

Italy, Sicily – Collesano, Carini, Caccamo, Mussomeli, Taormina, Monreale, Marineo, Burgio, Cammarata, Alcamo, Salemi and Vicari are the twelve municipalities that have so far joined the initiative promoted by Mario Cicero, Mayor of Castelbuono, to enhance and promote the ancient castles of Sicily. Other than the Loire Valley! A new route will be created studded with […]

Palermo train station, departure of the Almond tree train in bloom

Palermo train station, departure of the Almond tree train in bloom

Italy, Sicily – The famous Historical Train departs again from Palermo to Agrigento Centrale for the 74th Festival of the Almond blossom. The unmissable appointment with the greatest Beauty is scheduled for Sunday, March 10, 2019. The train, whose rolling stock is part of the historical park of Fondazione FS Italiane, is made up of […]

Antonino Leto. Between the epic of the Florios and the light of Capri

Antonino Leto. Between the epic of the Florios and the light of Capri

Italy – More than ten years after the memorable exhibition dedicated to Francesco Lojacono, which represented a decisive turning point for the enhancement of nineteenth-century painting in Sicily, with the exhibition dedicated to Antonio Leto (Monreale 1844 – Capri 1913), which will be open to the public at the Galleria d’Arte Moderna in Palermo from […]