Siracusa Tourism & Travel Guide

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10 Must See Places in Sicily

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Syracuse, Sicily
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Corso Matteotti 3, Syracuse, Sicily
Casa Bianca Mikvah
Via Alagona 52, Residenza Alla Giudecca Siracusa, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily
Pista Ciclabile Siracusa
Piazzale dei Cappuccini, Syracuse, Sicily
Tabare
Via Ruggero Settimo 7/9, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily


Palermo
Palermo, the regional capital of Sicily, is one of those cities with its own very distinct, almost tangible atmosphere, a place of mystery where reality often outperforms the traveller’s imagination and preconceived stereotypes. Visiting Palermo is still somewhat of an adventure in a world where so many places have become tourist-friendly to a fault. You won’t find many restaurants with menus translated into 5 different languages, you may have trouble communicating in English in many places, and some parts of the old town center have remained untouched since they were bombed during the war.
Catania
Sicily’s second largest city is Catania, and is where a majority of European flights land in to. It lies on the Eastern side of the island along the Ionian coast, sitting in the shadows beneath Mount Etna. In 1669 Catania was covered in lava from Mount Etna and then, just 24 years later in 1693 an earthquake shook the town down to its foundations. Most of the old town was rebuilt, and as ever resourceful was rebuilt using lava, therefore Catania is describe as being a rather dull and grey city. There are a couple of nice piazzas and the Duomo is worth a visit. The atmosphere is what really brings you to the city, the bustling fish markets, the people and the smells. There is a place in the city that is also renowned for horse meat if that’s your thing! Or if not give it a try..although the signature dish of Catania is Pasta alla Norma, that consists of fried chunks of aubergine, a rich tomato sauce and salty ricotta cheese….. Buon appetito!
Valletta
The Mercedes-Benz Malta Fashion Week is set to take place from May 20-27. Featuring the beau monde from the world of fashion, it is not just a fashion event but a city-wide festival. Even if you don’t get a front-row seat here, attending one of the many after parties in the capital of Valletta is just as glamorous.Durban, South Africa
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