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Diary of a Slow Traveller – The Food, Siracusa, Sicily

  Sitting at our favourite local coffee shop on a lovely Adelaide Autumn day, my favourite person and I quickly returned to our usual conversation – Sicily and when we can get back there. There are so many things to … Continue reading

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Naples, Italy – Pizza

We were sitting in our hotel in Venice thinking about the last part of our trip, at that stage still a couple of months away, when I found a  post on pizza in Naples. That sealed our decision to go to … Continue reading

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“It’s close ed” Modica & Ragusa, Sicily – The Diary of a Slow Traveller

Traveling in off-season has both pluses and minuses. On the one hand, no crowds at any of the sites meaning almost never having to wait to get in and discounts on accommodation, while on the other, you are often faced … Continue reading

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Diary of a Slow Traveller – 13 December, Santa Lucia Celebration

We arrived in Siracusa just a few days before the major religious celebration of the city – the Santa Lucia procession. I’d read so much about Santa Lucia a Christian martyr who was killed in the Fourth Century and was … Continue reading

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Day One – Sicily

So after an early start and a last trip down the stairs in our Airbnb apartment in Florence, it was time to head to Syracusa, Sicily. Our taxi arrived a minute or so after we got our luggage downstairs and … Continue reading

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