Settemila miglia a bordo di un gommone di serie. Il monrealese Sergio Davì ne ha pensata un’altra. E partirà il prossimo 21 giugno, alle ore 12 da Palermo, in direzione New York. Torna in mare il “capitano” dunque che sfiderà i ghiacci dell’Islanda e della Groenlandia, le insidie dell’Oceano fino ad arrivare negli Stati Uniti. Dopo Amsterdam, Capo...

Sicily can reasonably claim to be the most enigmatic of all Italian regions. Anomalous and magical, with a multicultural identity that has fused together countless civilisations, the island has an allure unto itself that has seduced travellers since the time of Ancient Greece. Sadly, in recent years, it has also struggled the most with poverty. You...

Sicily’s first nature reserve, Zingaro, established in 1981, stretches for seven kilometers along the north-western coastline of the Gulf of Castellammare, between San Vito Lo Capo and Scopello – one of the few unspoilt stretches of coast in Sicily, with no roads to ruin the landscape.   It was thanks to the work of a few forward-thinking environme...

“Where have you gone, Joe DiMaggio? A nation turns its lonely eyes to you,” Simon and Garfunkel sang in their 1960s song Mrs. Robinson.  Baseball legend Joe DiMaggio was a cultural icon in the ’50s and ’60s, a time when sport allowed people to escape their everyday drudgery and dream, for a moment, of greater things. He was a hero full of grace, el...

Homes in Sicilian towns are selling for just a couple of dollars in an effort to repopulate and renovate the crumbling historic homes. The Municipality of Mussomeli hopes to sell the homes to buyers in order to repopulate the historic center with people from all over the world. The weather is cold and dry in the winter, and warm and windy in the su...

Si chiude l’edizione numero 40 dell’Infiorata di Noto, portando con sé un weekend ricco di appuntamenti ed emozioni, con il tappeto colorato di via Nicolaci che sarà visitabile ancora per qualche altra ora. Ieri la 20esima edizione della sfilata in abiti d’epoca del Corteo Barocco e lo spettacolo di suoni e luci a cura di Elisa Nieli hanno salutato...

Ha aperto oggi al pubblico il museo dedicato a Frank Sinatra e ai migranti d'America, realizzato a Lercara Friddi, nel Palermitano, paese d'origine dei nonni paterni di "The Voice". L'iniziativa dell'associazione "Life & Art Promotion" cade nel ventunesimo anniversario dalla scomparsa di Sinatra. Il museo raccoglie cimeli appartenuti all'artista. "...

Piazza Armerina, splendid art city woven into the heart of Sicily, boasts a slew of monuments that tell of its glorious past. Meanwhile, the apple of the citizens' eyes is the Villa Romana del Casale; originally the property of a powerful Roman family, it dates back to the 4th Century A.D.  This majestic Imperial villa, standing tall in the Provinc...

My Pasta alla Norma is contemporary interpretation of classic cuisine. The modern era is characterized by a return to vintage even in the gastronomic field. Genuine and authentic flavors, simplicity and tradition are more often sought after in the recipes; a touch, however, of modernity and creativity is also added.   Cuisine is history and culture...