Sicily, 6th Edition (Cadogan Guides Series)

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Unravels the big island’s stormy history and complex myths – takes you to the high drama of Etna’s free firework displays and serene far-flung islands in the cleanest seas in Italy – reveals the fantastic architecture of Syracuse on the southeast coast and the ancient sites of Tindari, Himera and Solunto dotted along the Tyrrhenian coast – seeks out the souks of old Palermo and the temples of Agrigento – leads you to the best plate of swordfish involtini on Lipari and the ...

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Overview


Unravels the big island’s stormy history and complex myths – takes you to the high drama of Etna’s free firework displays and serene far-flung islands in the cleanest seas in Italy – reveals the fantastic architecture of Syracuse on the southeast coast and the ancient sites of Tindari, Himera and Solunto dotted along the Tyrrhenian coast – seeks out the souks of old Palermo and the temples of Agrigento – leads you to the best plate of swordfish involtini on Lipari and the finest wine in Marsala

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781860113970
  • Publisher: Cadogan Guides
  • Publication date: 6/17/2008
  • Series: Cadogan Guides Series
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 384
  • Product dimensions: 5.64 (w) x 8.20 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author


Dana Facaros and Michael Pauls are passionate about Europe and have written over 40 books for Cadogan, including the Italy guide. They have lived all over Europe, but are currently settled in an idyllic farmhouse surrounded by vineyards in the Lot Valley, France.

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Table of Contents


1) Photo essay 2) Introduction 3) History and Art 4) Culture 5) Food and Drink 6) Travel 7) Practical A-Z 8) Ionian Coast 9) Cyracuse and the Southeast 10) Aeolian Islands and the Milazzo 11) Tyrrhenian Coast 12) Palermo 13) Western Sicily 14) South Coast 15) Enna and the Interior 16) Naples: Highlights of the Bay of Naples and Southern Italy 17) Language 18) Further Reading 19) Glossary 20) Index 21) Colour maps

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