Port of Castellammare del Golfo, a coastal village in Sicily.

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Eternal crossroads of the Mediterranean, the gorgeous island of Sicily continues to seduce travellers with its dazzling diversity of landscapes and cultural treasures.


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Best Things to Do

Sicily astounds with its abundance of architecture, hiking, and glorious food scene. Here are 15 of our favorite things to do during your next vacation.

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Things to Know

Sicily is one of the most beautiful places in Italy, but the island has its own distinct culture. Here’s what you need to know before your trip.

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From how to find a taxi to tips on train travel and accessible transportation, here’s all you need to know about how to get around sensational Sicily.

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Money and Costs

Sicily can seem like an expensive destination at first but these budget travel tips and daily costs will help you plan a trip that doesn’t break the bank.

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Traveling with Kids

Here's how to experience the best of Sicily when traveling as a family.

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Best Road Trips

Hilltop villages, ancient ruins and baroque cities await your discovery on the best road trips in Sicily.

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