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Who doesn’t love the spiaggi? Donnalucata Beach | Sicily Travelogue

Modica, Modica, Modica. How we love thee. This town is so charming that if you sketched the perfect little Sicilian Baroque village, this is what you would come up with. In an effort to make everyone happy on this trip, we decided to balance the touring around with trips to the beach. The kids can […]

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A Walking Tour of Modica | Sicily Travelogue

Once we settled into our adorable little apartment in Modica’s old town, we set out for a short uphill walk to the grocery store. Along the way, Keith took a few snapshots of the neighborhood.  The first few photos show just how old this neighborhood is. It was rebuilt in the 1600’s after an earthquake […]

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Day 6 | More Island Hopping | Vulcano Island | Sicily Travelogue

I’m skipping a day and fast forwarding to our last full day in the Aeolian Islands. (lots of great photos from Day 5 to share!) Honestly, when we knew we were headed to Sicily, I started reading through as many guidebooks as I could get my hands on. These tiny little islands didn’t even make […]

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Day 4 | White Beach, Canneto Lipari | Sicily Travelogue

Another trip to the beach but this time with a friend from NY that we haven’t seen in over a decade. As luck would have it, he is currently living in Cefalu – so he and his wife took the ferry over to spend the day in Lipari. After a leisurely espresso at our hotel, […]

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