Pinch Me

It’s been a hot few days in Sicily, and yesterday afternoon we took a refreshing swim here at Lo Scopello. Lo Scopello is the site of an old tuna fishery. The beautiful rock stacks or, i faraglioni, rising from the crystal sea, make for a breathtaking scene.

Vacation and Celebration

This week marks a week of “ferie” throughout Italy. Italians and Sicilians close-up shop in the cities and flock to the sea or mountains to meet-up with friends and family to enjoy vacation. For Sicilians who live outside of Sicily, it’s a time to return to Sicily for Ferragosto-related feasts in honor of their patron…