Sicily offers a unique opportunity for people who wish to experience a complete immersion holiday that includes history , culture, and art . It is unique in the world.
Let’s explore the small and beautiful towns and cities of western Sicily. We will be amazed!
Palermo is the capital of the Island. It embodies all of the cultural, artistic, and historical wealth of the civilizations which have passed it: Roman, Greek, Punic and Roman.
The Cathedral was dedicated to the Virgin. There is evidence of cultural stratification in the Catalan Gothic façade and the apse decorated with Arab Norman ornaments. Inside, there are Roger II and Frederick II royal remains and the relics from Santa Rosalia who is Palermo’s saint protector.
The Cathedral Treasure can be seen in the Sacristy. It includes sacred vestments dating back to the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries, monstrances, chalices, and precious gold crowns that were taken from Queen Constance.