A trip to Sicily can begin with a journey to see its most famous landmark – Mount Etna. This active volcano towers over the surrounding landscape and scrapes the sky, looming at a height of more than 330 metres and will undoubtedly take your breathe away. There is also a national park located in the heart of Sicily. The Madonie National Park is worth spending some time in and you can find Sicily villas and camping sites near to this area to make sightseeing in the vicinty easy, convenient and enjoyable. Sicily is also full of Greek ruins and if you head towards Selinunte and Segesta, you can catch a glimpse of crumbling and romantic ruins.
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You can also look for Sicily apartments close to places that are renowned archaeological sites - Palermo, Cava Ispica, Piazza Armerina and Syracuse, which are known to hold the remains of various civilisations, like Arabs, Sicels, Romans and Greeks respectively. There are numerous castles in the various provinces of Sicily, so you can also choose to stay in Sicily holiday rentals in communes like Aci Castello, Gel and Catania, to look at some ancient castles and towers. Sicily also boasts plenty of attractions for lovers of architecture, one of them being the Syracuse Cathedral, which embodies the very best of Sicilian Baroque architecture. You can also enjoy some fabulous Sicilian cuisine, like cannoli and cheese.
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Staying on the island in the many Sicily holiday rentals can also give you an opportunity to take a trip to two more beautiful island groups – Aeolian Islands and the Aegadian Islands. The former is a World Heritage Site and the latter will refresh and rejuvenate your mind, body and soul. You can also include a visit to the Pelagie Islands and Mozia, which is an ancient Punic city. The island of Mozia is worth exploring too. Sicily holiday rentals can also see you journeying to the other world famous volcano on this island, the Stromboli, where you can gaze in wonder at the lava stream that bubbles down its side. The black beaches and thermal springs of Vulcano are also a must-see.
Some more wonderful holiday destinations to take your loved one to are:
- Come to Tiszavalki Basin and Tiszafured, ideal places to spot birds such as egrets, herons and cormorants swoop through the skies with your loved one - Lake Tisza Villas
- Treat your special someone to an idyllic golden sandy beach holiday to remember, with Formentera Holiday Villas
- Orcières Ski Chalets - discover the stunning natural beauty of the French Alps as you curl up in the cold with your loved one and a mug of warm hot chocolate
- Treat your other half to a sweet and tasty holiday to the honey-producing village of Colmenar, with Colmenar Villas