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Harvard Classical Studies trip to Sicily turns student into 'true classicist'


Harvard Gazette - Apr 11, 2017
A required course for classics concentrators at Harvard, “Regional Study of Sicily” is unlike any other class I have taken. Just as important as the all-expenses-paid trip was the chance to get to know my classmates and professors on a personal level ...
 

The Sweet History of Cassata, a Cake With a Complicated Past


Eater - Apr 14, 2017
“Of course I know it — cassata Siciliana, my mom used to make it,” says Cecelia Maiogan, a Chicago-area resident who grew up in a small town outside of Palermo on the Northern shore of Sicily. “From the time I was seven or eight, around Easter, she ...
 

Five Star Movement winning over Sicily


Financial Times - Mar 31, 2017
The city of Ragusa is historically one of the wealthiest in Sicily. But it too has suffered. The city centre has emptied out, and some of its residents even struggle to buy food and pay monthly bills. Vincenzo La Monica, Head of the Observatory for ...
 

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Sicily books

Fodor's Italy 2016


by: Fodor's Travel Guides
Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for 80 years.

Fodor's Italy is the essential take-along companion to one of Europe's most enduringly popular destinations. With inviting full-color photos, this updated edition highlights everything that visitors adore--from Italy's great food and wine to art and architecture, as well as glorious Tuscan hill towns, shopping, and much, much more.

This travel guide includes:
· Dozens of full-color maps plus a handy pullout map with essential information .
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Lonely Planet Sicily


by: Lonely Planet, Gregor Clark, Cristian Bonetto

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet Sicily is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Soak up history in charming Syracuse, hike Stromboli's lava-strewn crater, or visit crumbling castles in gorgeous hill towns; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Sicily and begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet Sicily.
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Sicily: The Cookbook: Recipes Rooted in Traditions


by: Melissa Muller
The first book to explore in depth the wonders of Sicilian cooking.
 
For millennia, Sicily has been a global crossroads, its cuisine marked by the different conquering groups drawn to its natural riches, from the Greeks and Arabs to the Normans and Spanish. The food is in essence Italian, but accented with exotic Mediterranean touches: pesto punched up with capers, gelato made with pistachios, pasta laced with saffron, and a penchant for sweet-and-sour preparations like caponata and strong flavors like wild fennel and oregano.
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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Sicily


by: DK
DK Eyewitness Travel Guides: the most maps, photography, and illustrations of any guide.

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Sicily is your in-depth guide to the very best of Sicily.

From the best shops and markets to spectacular areas of natural beauty, make the most of your trip to Sicily with our DK Eyewitness Travel Guide. Visit ancient Greek temples and Roman sites, stroll along the beautiful beaches, or visit one of Sicily's active volcanoes. From the most popular restaurants and best traditional delicacies to the most magical villages and very best shops and markets, our guide will give you the insight of a native with the confidence of a seasoned traveler.
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Discover The Beautiful Sicily!


Sicily - The Heart of The Mediterranean - http://sicily.co.uk Sicily is the heart of the Mediterranean Sea and has been the cradle of culture for the most important ...
 

BBC - Sicily Unpacked 1of3episode with italian subtitles.


con SOTTOTITOLI in ITALIANO.
 

Travel Series - Sicily


Sicily, the beautiful island with 3000 years of cultural heritage and unbelievably varied and beautiful. The largest island of the Mediterranean fascinates its ...
 

Italy Holidays: the best things to do in Sicily! (2016)


Since more than 6000 years Sicily has been a “Top Destination” in the center of the Mediterranean Sea. Sicily is the largest Italian region, a “little continent” rich ...
 

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