Sunset over the Tyrrhenian Sea from Bagheria with Palermo and Mount Pellegrino in the distance
Lo Zingaro Nature Reserve from the Tyrrhenian Sea, North Western Coast of Sicily
Sunrise looking east to Punta Raisi from Scopello, Sicily
Water heals. And the pristine Tyrrhenian Sea at Castellammare del Golfo, Scopello, and Lo Zingaro Nature Preserve offers you a healing energy that will help you forget the hustle and bustle of your daily life back home. The hard to reach coves along the protected areas of Sicily’s northwest coast have been voted by travel…
If you were to build a temple to the Goddess of Love, wouldn’t it have a view like this? From Erice’s Castello di Venere, where there once was a Temple to Venus, the views of the Tyrrhenian Sea (Mare Tirreno) and Monte Cofano are stupendous. I’m seduced by the view, how about you?
The Tyrrhenian Sea photographed from Porticello with San Calogero Mountain in the distance.
The Tyrrhenian Sea from the outlook over Castellammare del Golfo.
When I first started traveling throughout Italy after college–often alone, donned with only a backpack–I wondered where all of the young women were. Men were out and about in cafes and piazzas, and I’d see older women each morning doing their shopping for the day’s pranzo or lunch, but young women who were my age…