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Top 10 Sicily

Book Description

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Sicily will lead you straight to the very best Sicily has to offer. Whether you're looking for things not to miss at the Top 10 sights or want to find the top place to eat, this guide is the perfect companion, taking the best of the printed guidebook and adding new eBook-only features. Rely on dozens of Top 10 lists--from the Top 10 museums to the Top 10 events and festivals. There's even a list of the Top 10 ways to avoid the crowds.

The guide is divided by area, each with its own photo gallery and clear maps pinpointing the top sights. You also can view each location in Google Maps if reading on an Internet-enabled device. Plan each day with our itineraries and see the sights in individual areas. You'll find the insider knowledge you need to explore every corner with DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Sicily, now with a sleek new eBook design.

Table of Contents

  1. How To Use This Top 10 Guide
  2. Sicily's Top 10
    1. Sicily’s Highlights
    2. Norman Palermo
    3. Monreale
    4. Aeolian Islands
    5. Taormina
    6. Mount Etna
    7. Syracuse
    8. Noto
    9. Villa Romana del Casale
    10. Agrigento and the Valle dei Templi
    11. Selinunte
  3. Top 10 Of Everything
    1. Moments in History
    2. Museums
    3. Ancient Sites
    4. Vestiges of Invading Powers
    5. Places of Worship
    6. Castles
    7. Villages
    8. Beaches
    9. Outdoor Activities
    10. Children’s Attractions
    11. Festivals
    12. Customs and Traditions
    13. Artists, Writers and Composers
    14. Performing Arts Venues
    15. Puppet Traditions and Museums
    16. Specialist Shops and Areas
    17. Nights Out
    18. Sicilian Dishes
    19. Wines and Wine Producers
    20. Pasticcerie and Gelaterie
    21. Restaurants
  4. Around Sicily
    1. Palermo
    2. Northwest Sicily
    3. Northeast Sicily
    4. Southwest Sicily
    5. Southeast Sicily
  5. Streetsmart
    1. General Information
    2. Getting to Sicily
    3. Getting Around Sicily
    4. Specialist Holidays
    5. Things to Avoid
    6. Shopping Tips
    7. Tips for Families
    8. Sicily on a Budget
    9. Banking and Communications
    10. Security and Health
    11. Dining Out Tips
    12. Accommodation Tips
    13. Luxury Hotels
    14. Historic Hotels
    15. Comfortable Hotels
    16. Agriturismo and B&Bs
    17. Self-Catering and Villas
    18. Pensione and Monasteries
    19. Resort Hotels
    20. Campsites and Hostels
  6. Maps, Locators & Layouts
    1. Sicily’s Highlights
    2. Norman Palermo
    3. Monreale
    4. Taormina
    5. Mount Etna
    6. Syracuse
    7. Archaeology Museum Highlight
    8. Villa Romana del Casale
    9. Agrigento and the Valle dei Templi
    10. Archaeological Museum Exhibits
    11. Selinunte
    12. Museums
    13. Places of Worship
    14. Castles
    15. Villages
    16. Beaches
    17. Restaurants
    18. Palermo
    19. Best of the Rest
    20. Places to Eat
    21. Northwest Sicily
    22. Northeast Sicily
    23. Southwest Sicily
    24. Southeast Sicily
  7. Copyright
  8. General Index