Taormina, Sicily

The Muse of Taormina

Taormina! Breathtaking crazy cliffs rising from the Ionia Sea. Mount Etna's flanks visible in the background. View from our Taormina room We were still buzzing with excitement after our...

Siracusa, a Sicilian treasure

Cicero, Roman orator, philosopher and statesman called Siracusa, or Syracuse in Italian, "the greatest Greek city and the most beautiful of them all". Build by the Greeks and under their rule it allied with...