Experience Sicily’s Owner/Curator Allison Scola presents On Sicily, a series of in-depth conversations with her friends and colleagues in Sicily. On Sicily's mission is to introduce you to off-the-beaten path Sicily–the region’s hidden corners and uncommon experiences. We aim to inspire your senses through conversations with inviting and knowledgeable locals and experts on Sicily.
On Sicily | Demeter and Persephone with Rosa Rizza
One can’t talk about Sicily without considering the ancient myth of the goddesses Demeter and Persephone (aka Kore). An agricultural society from the time of the ancient Greeks, the 4000-year-old story of mother and daughter and the circle of life and...
On Sicily with Historian Jacqueline Alio | Margaret Queen of Sicily
At 31 years old, Margaret of Navarre was the most powerful woman in Europe and the Mediterranean, and she successfully navigated the Kingdom of Sicily from 1166 to 1171, maintaining the progressive constitutional laws her father-in-law, Roger II, had established. Yet until now, historians barely mention her.