Holiday in Sicily
Increasingly Sicily discovered by tourists. The most frequently visited places are Taormina, the undisputed tourist attraction of the island and the resort of Cefalu. This beautiful island, the largest in the Mediterranean, has a lot more to offer.
Sicily (Italian: Sicilia) is an Italian island in the Mediterranean Sea and the Italian mainland (Calabria) separated by only three kilometers wide Strait of Messina (Stretto di Messina). The island, together with the Aeolian or Lipari Islands, the Egadi archipelago and some other islands of the same "Regione", has an area of 25,708 km2 (Netherlands: 40 844 km2), and is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea and approximately as big as Belgium. It is also the largest "Regione" (Region) of Italy. North of the island lies the Tyrrhenian Sea, the Ionian Sea to the east and south and west Mediterranean. Tunisia (Cap Bon) is just 150 kilometers south of Sicily. Sicily is at the same height as southern Greece, North Tunesia and southern Spain. The island forms geology and physical geography a continuation of the Apennine Peninsula and is geologically therefore actually not an island.
On this site you will find an overview of the main tourist destinations and the sights that can be found there.
For example, you can read about the sights about the land and the people, the famous food of Sicily and the various destinations; but you can also find factual information about Sicily:Sicily: the facts.
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