A land of wonders, legends, great artists; a land of culture, history, beauty; a land where every corner has a secret to tell. Let us take you on an adventure! Discover with us the multiethnic culture, the delicious cuisine and astonishing scenarios. Create with our hints a real Sicily Travel Guide: we’ll do our best to make your holiday unforgettable. And then discover all our Sicily villas for rent at www.scent-of-sicily.com!

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Scent Of Sicily, a team of passionate Sicily lovers.

3 places you can’t miss in Sicily

Isola dei Conigli

If you are planning to travel to Sicily, we guess you are confused about where to go and what to see because Sicily is a land full of beauties: art, culture and history.  Every corner of Sicily is magic, and at each step you take you can find many places of interest, precious views and lot of attractions. If unfortunately you don’t have the time to have a tour of the whole Sicily, here we suggest you three places that you can’t absolutely miss. At least you have to visit one of these places at each Sicilian trip. 1. Rabbit Beach, Lampedusa. Its name means Rabbit Island and...

What to see in Marsala

Marsala, Sicily, for Expo 2015

Marsala is the biggest town in the Trapani province. It is known all over the world thanks to its fortified wine by the same name, but avery tourist that comes by falls in love with the city and with the beauty of its surroundings. If it is your first time here we have a few suggestions to make about itineraries...

Top 5 beaches in Eastern Sicily

A view of Isola Bella. Source: Wikipedia

Here we are: the promised follow up of last week’s top 5! Today we are taking you on a tour of the best 5 beaches in Eastern Sicily, so don’t forget to take notes! Once again there are so many wonderful beaches and bays in Sicily, we could hardly name all of them, so take in account that you could...

How to book a holiday in Sicily on a...

scopello

A holiday in Sicily can be pretty expensive, especially if you have to travel oversea, so we want to give you a few tips on how to stay on budget. Accommodation The first and most expensive thing you have to book, apart from the flight, is the accommodation. If you are planning a full relax vacation we are sure you dream...

Top 5 beaches in Western Sicily

Mondello, Antico Stabilimento Balneare, by Berthold Werner

Sicily is the dream of every vacationer who loves hot sandy beaches and crystal clear sea. There are hundreds of spots we could suggest you to visit, some of them are famous all over the world, others are hidden treasures, known only to the Sicilians and to a few more. That’s why this week and the following, we want to...

5 things to know before you go to Si...

Cefalù

Are you coming to Sicily for the fist time? Well let’s get you in the right mood. Regardless of where you come from you’ll soon find out that this island is different from anything else you’ve seen so far. Its charm comes from thousands of years of history, and from that sense of contrast deeply bounded to the Sicilian spirit....

The Sicilian flag, between history a...

The Sicilian flag

Whether you have been to Sicily or you haven’t visited this island yet, you most certainly are familiar with the Sicilian flag: have you ever wondered what that face with three legs stands for? That’s what our new post is about. Like most flags of the world, the flag of Sicily has undergone various changes through time, but its two...

5 things you’ll never forget ...

Vucciria

Sicily is one of the most beautiful regions of Italy; actually it is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. Everything in Sicily is special: its shape, its landscapes, its ancient traditions; Sicily is art, is cuisine, is architecture, is nature and it is culture. In one word Sicily is beauty. At every step you take you will be surprised of how...

Cultural rails in Sicily: trips on v...

treno 2 secondo app

Have you already planned your summer holiday? Have you already chosen the place where to spend your perfect holiday in Sicily? So you just have to think about your activities and your day trips. Summer 2016 in Sicily offers a really great experience for its inhabitants and above all for tourist which could enjoy an extraordinary adventure. The Italian Railway Company,...