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Looking back on Sicily

It’s been about a month since our long weekend trip to Sicily. I’ve started to post about it a few times, never with much enthusiasm. We didn’t love Sicily, to be honest, and it’s been hard to write about it without feeling like I’m being too hard on it, somehow. 337 more words


Sicily in Camper, 17 days...

Finally, I am so excited to be going to Sicily and in our camper.

We are free….

We left home August 16th from Le Marche where we will be driving straight to Sicily. 1,431 more words


Erice: Medieval Town Nestled on a Mountain

Erice is an unforgettable medieval town nestled on a mountain, at around 750 metres above sea level.  While I’ve explored a number of Sicilian towns, none were as captivating as Erice.  769 more words


Erice is Melting

Like the Wicked Witch of the West in the Wizard of Oz, Erice is melting. After several days of storms, during which the hilltop town was blanketed in snow and cut off, the sun has come out and is turning the streets into slushy streams. 311 more words

European Nomad

In Erice...

I guess by now you know that each summer for the past four yeas, Gonzo and me spent traveling trough Italy with this amazing film festival for young filmmakers called CinemadaMare. 391 more words

Dolce Vita In Rome

Monte Erice, Trapani

Erice is a small medieval town on top of Mount Erice. It is fortified with a wall. The monks in the old monastery were famous for making the “mustazzoli” biscuits. 37 more words

Goat Cheese and Cashews with Honey and Lemon Salt

This mix of fresh favors was made with memories of Turkey and Sicily. Snack food, dessert, lunch….