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Sicily by bicycle – Beyond the hills, the sea.

Waking up alive at the graveyard is always a good sign uckily the walls of the cemetery have protected us from the violent wind and the rain. The morning begins with a leaden sky, ready to rain on us and dark low clouds that run fast, driven by strong southwest wind blowing incessantly. Cycling will […]

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Sicily by bicycle – The hinterland

“Her gaze dims as her nostalgia for Palermo overcomes her. Those smells of seaweed dried by the sun, of capers, of ripe figs, she will never find them anywhere else; those burnt and scented shores, those waves slowly breaking, jasmine petals flaking in the sun.” – Dacia Maraini, The Silent Duchess been dreaming about the […]