Porticello Sicily
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Porticello Sicily

"In cities without the sea ... I wonder where people go to regain their balance ... perhaps to the Moon ... (Banana Yoshimoto)" Porticello When I read this quote I realized that I've had a similar thought several times in my life. Living on the Sicilian coast, ...

Porticello, Palermo, PA, Sicily
All Souls’ Day Traditions in Sicily
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All Souls’ Day Traditions in Sicily

    If you are planning a trip to Sicily for the All Saints' and All Souls' Day Holiday weekend, then you will definitely want to learn about the Sicilian tradition of Notte di Zucchero.  In Sicily the dead are not only remembered, but celebrated! The spirit of Notte ...

Palermo, PA, Sicily
2023
From: October 30 2019
to: November 02 2019
The Catacombs of Palermo
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The Catacombs of Palermo

Palermo is charm, it's art, it's history but it's also legend. Palermo is simple but at the same time mysterious. Like an attractive and intriguing woman, sometimes a little unnerving, who does not want to immediately reveal her cards. It is for this reason that ...

Porta d'Ossuna, Palermo, Palermo
“Hoorrah for Palermo and Saint Rosalia!” – “U Fistinu”: faith, folklore and tradition
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“Hoorrah for Palermo and Saint Rosalia!” – “U Fistinu”: faith, folklore and tradition

As the pilgrimage to Mecca is for muslims one of the 5 pillars of Islam and it is compulsory at least once in their life, I can guarantee that the celebration in honour of Saint Rosalia (u  Fistinu) represents an important event as well for not ...

Palermo, Province of Palermo, Italy
2023
From: July 14 2018
to: July 15 2018