On this magical weekend visit Mount Etna climb to the summit or take the railroad. Enjoy a wine tasting and a light lunch at a Taormina winery . Spend a day in Catania, visit the Piazza del Duomo and enjoy the contrast of the baroque lava and limestone buildings. Catania's boutique shopping strip has a view of Etna .
On this magical weekend in Palermo, experience a melting pot of cultural influences where Jewish, Arabic, Norman/Christian architecture all rubs shoulders together. Visit splendid churches and palaces, the octagonal piazza, the bustling Casbah style market, drink in the atmosphere and nightlife of authentic Sicily.
On this magical weekend in Siracuse experience the history of Ancient Rome at the Neàpolis archaeological park. Enjoy the historical old town on the island of Ortigia, enter next to the Temple of Apollo visit the impressive piazza del duomo get lost in the alleys and find small piazzas that may once have been souks.
See all the sights on this fun, half day tuk tuk tour of the historical old town. Enjoy the eclectic mix of churches, palaces and piazzas with influences from Arabic, Jewish and Norman Christian architecture. Drive along the coast visit the port area, visit Giardino Garibaldi with its spectacular trees.
What better way to explore Palermo than in a classic Fiat 500 on this half day tour. These small cars easily navigate the back streets of authentic Palermo. See the major sights, palaces, castles, piazzas and drive to the Cathedral at Monreale situated in a forest with an amazing view over the city.
Learn how to find, prepare and incorporate wild vegetables and herbs from the countryside into traditional Sicilian dishes at this beautiful villa near Palazzolo Acriede. The dishes you will cook depend on the availability of the herbs and vegetables of the season, but will include, foccacia, soup, pasta, and polpette.
Learn the traditional method of making Ricotta cheese with Nella, then incorporate your home made ricotta into local Sicilian dishes. Learn the process of bread making from dough to baking and enjoy your hand made bread to accompany the dishes you have created.