Tag Archives: Sicilia

Photo | Pane Con Milza (Spleen Sandwich)

Palermo, Sicily Pane con milza (spleen sandwich) is a Sicilian specialty, and one of the featured dishes at the famous Antica Focacceria San Francisco. Served with just the cooked meat on bread and a light sprinkle of fresh Parmesan cheese, … Continue reading

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Photo | Babaluci (Yeah…That’s Dinner)

Partanna, Sicily Yes they’re snails, and yes they were delicious.  One of my favorite childhood memories of Sicily is going to a field with my family to harvest the babaluci (Sicilian for land snails).  They were everywhere!!  We plucked them … Continue reading

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Photo | Coastal Cefalù

Cefalù, Sicily The beautiful coastal town of Cefalù (Sicilian: Cifalù) is named one of the most beautiful villages of Italy, part of a unique group of small towns scattered throughout the country which stand out for their artistic, cultural, and … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day | 2.23.11

Partanna, Sicily Inside of the never ending spaces downward from the main floor of the castle, lie room after room of barrels for making wine.  Many of them large enough to fit entire families of people in.  The stairwells and … Continue reading

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