It’s time to leave Sicily!
The history, the contrasting landscapes, the people and the food have been amazing.
We’ve loved every minute of our trip.
Here are some of our memories.
Iconic Etna was erupting whilst we were in Sicily. Smoke plumes wafted over the sky for days
Mt Etna, Sicily
Donald, our trusty Fiat Doblo, took us everywhere!
Fiat Doblo in Scicli, Sicily
From stunning Siracusa, with it’s maze of alleyways……
Siracusa, Sicily
Where laundry fluttered in the breeze……
Drying denim in Siracusa, Sicily
To the fishing villages of the south……
Fishing boats, Sicily
Where the three wheeled Apè was constantly in use……
Apè in Mazzara, Sicily
From mountains villages, where rooftops created their own memory…….
Roof tops in Sicily
To the clear blue waters of San Vito lo Capo……
San Vito lo Capo, Sicily
Through fields of flowers……
Olive trees and poppies in Sicily
Dotted with stone walls……
Stone walls in Sicily
Past vineyards……
Grape vines in Sicily
Spotting wild fennel growing everywhere……
Wild fennel in Sicily
To the Nebrodi mountains to see the famous black pigs.
Black pigs of the Nebrodi Mountains in Sicily
We loved the markets with all the fabulous selection of fresh food and fish
Ballaro Market, Palermo
Tasty Pachino tomatoes
Pachino Tomatoes, Sicily

Blood Oranges
Blood oranges, Sicily
Choose your fish.
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With raw ingredients of this quality, we ate at fabulous restaurants, from simple trattorias to Michelin starred restaurants.
Star treatment at La Madia in Licata
La Madia, Sicily
Simple, stunning seafood antipasti at Sakalleo in Scoglitti
Seafood antipasti at Sakalleo in Scoglitti
Sicily’s own pasta with sardines at Duomo in Ragusa.
Pasta wih sardines, fennel and pine nuts at Duomo in Ragusa
Stunningly tomato salad with pasta and mussels at La Conchiglietta in Marzamemi
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Amazing antipasti selection at Zia Pina in Palermo
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Zuppe di Mare at Per Bacco in Siracusa
Zuppe di mare at Per Bacco in Siracusa, Sicily
Pane cunzato at Da Alfredo in Lingua, Salina
Pane cunzato at Da Alfredo in Lingua, Salina
Local festivals were a highlight.
La Festa di Capperi in Pollara, Salina
La Festa di Capperi in Pollara, Salina
La Festa di San Giorgio in Modica
La Festa di San Giorgio in Modica
Meeting friendly locals who were always wanting to know where we were from, what we were doing and where we were going.
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Beautiful Marino in Trapani
Marino the net repairer in Trapani, Sicily
Making cheese with Guilio in the Madonie Mountains
Making cheese with Guilio in tbe Madonie Mountains, Sicily
Everywhere we went, we were surrounded by history
Golden mosaics at Monreale Cathedral, Palantine Chapel in Palermo, Piazza Armerina and the Duomo in Cefalu
Mosaics in the Monreale Cathedral, Sicily
Modica- one of the many Baroque towns of South East Sicily
Modica, Sicily
Temple ruins at Segesta, Selinute and Agrigento
Temple at Agrigento, Sicily
Lets not forget the sweet treats
Granita ni Sciacca
Gelato
Gelato con brioche in Palermo, Sicily
And the best- Cannolo
Cannolo at Mazzara in Palermo
Thankyou Sicily
We’ll be back!
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