There are many reasons why either people want to visit Sicily or once they have visited Sicily they want to go back. The classic crossroads, Mediterranean flavours, sparkling seas, restless mountains, the influences of byzantine and baroque - and the list just continues. Sicily is the meeting point between east and west, Africa and Europe. The artistic and culinary side of the island was influenced by its Arab, Bison time and Norman past.
The fastest way to reach Sicily is by flying to Palermo, Catania or Trapani. But if you are already in Italy, there is a train service as well as ferries and hydrofoils. Renting a car is also best option when visiting smaller towns and remote archeological sites. Sicily's other islands are well served with efficient ferries.
Sicily is one of Europes most mesmerisingly beautiful destinations from the dawn light to terra-cotta walls to the presence smell of the lemon trees and to the amazing flavours of Sicilian food.
Here are some tips from us - we warmly recommend for you to visit these places the next time you go to Sicily!