SICILY The island with a grandiose past offers a significant variety of historical monuments rarely matched. From the Greek temples, Roman villas to Norman Cathedrals or Baroque Churches, see why Sicily has been a crossroads of civilazation for over 2500 years. The mild climate, long sandy beaches and protected coves justify the reputation as vacation paradise. Our travel explores the city of Palermo, Messina Catania, Syrakus and takes you on the trail of varied history and the trip to Aetna is an experience and is of an ever lasting impression. Excursions to the interior of the country convey sceness of local tradition and culture. ISCHIA The Pearl in the Gulf of Naples - praised in songs and popular as a resort since ancient Rome because of its medicinal hot springs. Our travel guide shows impressive pictures from a unique landscape and presents the romantic places this island is well-known for. Lonesome bays where swimmers frolic under the Mediterranean sun, the gardens of Poseidon with its hot springs, and San Angelo where people meet to dine and shop with picturesque panorama views of the island. This is very useful as a trip planner or just to reminisce.