Looking for love in Italy (Part 1) – Eat, Pray, Love Italy

Ask anyone which is the most romantic city in Europe? Very likely you will not get any names in Italy. This is because this question often conjures up in most people’s minds, the image of a young couple kissing in front of the Eiffel tower. All thanks to successful marketing! However, there are many places in […]

Sicilia, amore mia! Part 2 – Taormina and her surroundings: Sun, sea and sand

Looking out of the plane’s window, one begins to be amazed by the beauty of the blue waters of the Mediterranean sea and the coastal landscape of  Palermo as the plane begins her descent. Moving onto Giardini-Naxos and Taormina on the other side of the island, spectacular views of the Ionian sea with the long […]

Sicilia, amore mia! Part 1 – Ciao Sicilia! From the heights at Castelmola

Castelmola is one of the prettiest mountain villages in Sicily. Located above Taormina, this village offers a bird’s eye view of all its surroundings: Bay of Giardini-Naxos and Mt Etna. To get up there, the best is to take a scooter. Streets are really narrow and winding. Not many parking spaces as well, in fact, […]