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Villa del Casale in Piazza Armerina, Sicily

Villa del Casale in Piazza Armerina, Sicily

September 05, 2008

Mosaics depicting bikini-clad girls exercising? A scantily clad couple very involved in each other? African animals and a boar hunt? A man holding a large bird? Where are the saints, angels and religious motifs? Answer: there aren’t any. If you’ve…

Climbing the Stromboli Volcano, Sicily

Climbing the Stromboli Volcano, Sicily

August 05, 2008

Climbing Sicily’s Stromboli volcano was absolutely spectacular, and my Italy trip planning clients I’ve sent up the volcano concur: it’s definitely a bucket-list hike. But the logistics are not insignificant. My husband and I climbed the volcano during our two-week…

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