Dec 4

Sicily and the outlaw Salvatore Giuliano – The Gentleman Bandit

Sicily and the Friend of the Friends (Mafia) Sicily is synonymous with the Friends of the Friends, yet once you visit the Island you are highly unlikely to encounter anyone or anything akin to the legendary Mafia or even hear the word spoken by a Sicilian. The word Mafia is one which boasts many different…

Feb 18

Cefalù and Gelato: Sicilian Odyssey

Sicily, the home of Mount Etna, ancient ruins, the ‘friend of the friends’, beautiful food, delicious ice cream, and the Cefalù Gelato Festival…mmmm gelato. I am about to embark on my Sicilian odyssey, this is the story of Cefalù and Gelato. The call was from my mate Kyp, “how do you fancy ten days in…