A Day and A Half in Palermo

By Griffin Smith Making a quick trip to Palermo on your way to Florence and Rome? Here are some of our favorite suggestions that will allow you to experience Palermo in a short amount of time. Day 1 Delicious Since 1944 12:00 pm Start your trip with a traditional Italian meal at Ferro di Cavallo. Family owned and operated…

A Dreamy Palermo Summer

Just steps away from the comforts of a continental, English-speaking hotel and I am suddenly in old Palermo. All around me, scooters brush alongside pedestrians in narrow alleys, street vendors hawk mysterious sea creatures and piles of ripening fruit, and impossibly large blooms and strung laundry hang from the balconies. What really gets to me is…