Sicily is a beautiful, quintessentially Italian island known for its scenery and food. The travelbooks that we picked out will help you find the hidden secrets, the most traditional Italian restaurants, all to make your trip more stupefacente (amazing)!
#1 Sicily: An Island at the Crossroads of History (by John Julius Norwich)
Before traveling to Sicily, find out more about the rich history of this region. In the book, John Julius Norwich emphasizes the impact Sicily had on world history. The author takes the readers back to the turbulent Sicilian background and historical times. Since his first visit of the island more than 50 years ago, John Julius Norwich discovers and writes about the most interesting facts about Sicily outlining the uniqueness of this beautiful Italian region.
#2 Sicilian Splendors: Discovering the Secret Places That Speak to the Heart (by John Keahey)
The book introduces a wonderful combination of facts about Sicily covering different areas: history, culture, food, locations, people and their hospitality. If you want to learn more about Mediterranean Europe and Sicily, you should read this book – the author introduces and describes unique locations, roads, pathways, villages and places that are less touristic and less explored by travelers.
#3 Top 10 Sicily (DK Eyewitness Travel Guide) by DK Travel
Having published many books on the most beautiful locations, such as Barcelona, New York, Rome, Venice or Paris, DK Travel introduces a handbook about Sicily. The guide includes lots of attractions, ideas, maps, must do’s and insider tips, where every reader will find interesting things to do and explore in Sicily. In the book, you find information about the main cities of Sicily, the best beaches, places to eat and traditional restaurants, places for fun and entertainment for the kids, and beautiful villages of the island.
The recommendations of products and books within this article where sourced from industry experts. Their names and websites are listed below.
Anna Bessonowa from Magic Day Luxury Experiences