Lonely Planet Sicily by Lonely Planet
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This eBook offering is an excerpt of Lonely Planet's latest Italy
guide book and includes:

Sicily chapters

Understanding Italy

Sicily maps

Overloaded with art treasures and natural beauty,
undersupplied with infrastructure and continuously struggling against
Mafia-driven corruption, Sicily's complexities sometimes seem unfathomable. To
really appreciate this place, come with an open mind - and a healthy

This guide is the result of research by dedicated authors and
local experts who immersed themselves in Sicily, finding unique experiences, and
sharing practical and honest advice, so you come away informed and amazed. This
guide includes up-to-date reviews of the best places to stay, eat, sights,
cultural information, maps, transport tips and a few best kept secrets - all the
essentials to get to the heart of Sicily.

Coverage includes:

Understanding Italy: Italy Today, History, Italian Art & Architecture,
The Italian Way of Life, Italy on Page & Screen, The Italian Table,
Directory, Transport and Glossary

Palermo & around, Tyrrhenian Coast, Aeolian Islands, Cefalù, Lipari,
Vulcano, Salina, Stromboli, Ionian Coast, Taormina, Catania, Mt Etna, Syracuse
& the Southeast, Syracuse, Noto, Modica, Ragusa, Central Sicily & the
Mediterranean Coast, Agrigento, Western Sicily, Marsala, Selinunte, Trapani,
Erice and Segesta.
Lonely Planet's Italy guide is researched and written by:
Paula Hardy, Donna Wheeler, Brendan Sainsbury, Virginia Maxwell, Robert Landon,
Kerry Christiani, Nicola Williams, Duncan Garwood, Cristian Bonetto, Alison
Bing, Abigail Blasi, Joe Fullman, Vesna Maric, Olivia Pozzan, Gregor Clark

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Published April 1, 2012 by Lonely Planet.
Genres: Travel. Non-fiction

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