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San Gandolfo Festival
The 7th Wednesday after Easter and the 3rd week end in September
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The Most Holy Crucifix
Starts May 1st
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La Sagra delle Nocciole (The Hazelnut Festival)
Always in August usually after the 15th, a moveable date

Lo Sfoglio
Late August

Santa Lucia
December 13


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Modica: Still nights, Aztec Chocolate and Golden Buildings

Posted by Suzanne on 22 Jul 2017



A Trip to Modica: I travelled from Polizzi, in early May, to spend some nights in Modica, in Sicily’s Baroque South East.

Two nights became three and, three was a great introduction to a town once referred to as the “Venice of the South”, famous for chocolate and golden Baroque buildings.

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Polizzi Generosa: Quiet moments in spring

Posted by Suzanne on 08 Jul 2017


  In the days spent in Polizzi Generosa during spring this year there were moments filled with a stillness: washing draped in the narrow streets; the aged stone of the centuries old buildings; the streets in the quiet hours of the afternoon and the discovery of the silence once again;

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