New Direct Flights To Palermo

In May 2020, United Airlines will start nonstop service to Palermo, Italy from Newark Liberty International Airport. No other airline is currently offering direct flights from the United States to Sicily. More at

Palermo Watches The Bustle

Palermo is a wise woman. An antique postcard next to a photo from May 2019 of the Martorana Church in Piazza Bellini illustrates that. We change, and she watches. Music about Palermo, written by Allison Scola and Joe Ravo. Performed by Villa Palagonia music duo…

Frittola In Il Capo Market, Palermo

“Parts unknown” in Il Capo Market, Palermo… Eric and I ate the frittola! How adventuresome are you? What is frittola? You ask? Sicilian street food… And you don’t really know which parts of the animal you are eating…. Let’s explore Palermo’s markets together during Stirring Sicily this September. More at

Stir in Sicily in September

Get your hands in the dough this September 19-26 during Stirring Sicily, our Experience Sicily hands-on cooking in Sicily tour. Full itinerary at Contact me me here or at AllisonScola@experiencesicily.Com for more details.