Fishing For My Sicilian Heritage

Yesterday, I spent a heartwarming morning with Michelangelo Balistreri at the Museo dell’Acciuga di Aspra in Aspra (Palermo Province). It was a journey into my family history. Anyone with fisherman roots from Sicily’s north coast will appreciate a visit to this outstanding labor of love. Michelangelo and artist Francesco Maglio have created a beautiful tribute…

1930s Keyhole on the door leading to my cousins’ back garden. My great uncle Filippo built this house using the money he saved when he worked in America. #sicily #sicily_travel #sicilia #sicily_tourism #italy #ig_sicily #italia #bagheria # keyhole #immigration #italian-american #bucodellaserratura #immigrant