Balconies in Sicily

balcony in Noto

Detail of a balcony on Palazzo Nicolaci in Noto.

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Sicily

Balcony Blues, Agrigento.

Photo: Per-Erik Skramstad / Wonders of Sicily

 

 

balcony in Sicily

How about a Martini Rosso on the balcony, dear?

Photo: Per-Erik Skramstad / Wonders of Sicily

Balcony on Palazzo la Rocca in Ragusa

Decoration under a balcony on Palazzo la Rocca in Ragusa: Man with glasses and facial nerve paralysis.

Photo: Per-Erik Skramstad / Wonders of Sicily

Ragusa Ibla: Grotesque head under the balcony of Palazzo Cosentini

Grotesque head under the balcony of Palazzo Cosentini (18th century).

Photo: Per-Erik Skramstad / Wonders of Sicily

Old women in Ragusa Ibla

Moving scene in Ragusa Ibla: One old woman giving food to another by pushing the food on a plank.

Photo: Per-Erik Skramstad / Wonders of Sicily

 

Life in Sicily: the balcony

A balcony near Taormina.

Photo: Per-Erik Skramstad / Wonders of Sicily

 

 

balcony in Noto, Sicily

Detail of a balcony on Palazzo Nicolaci in Noto.

Photo: Per-Erik Skramstad / Wonders of Sicily

 

Detail of a balcony on Palazzo Nicolaci in Noto.

Photo: Per-Erik Skramstad / Wonders of Sicily

 

Baroque balcony in Noto

Baroque balcony on Palazzo Nicolaci in via Nicolaci, Noto.

Photo: Per-Erik Skramstad / Wonders of Sicily

 

 

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swallows

Family life under the balcony. Swallows in the seaside-resort Giardini Naxos, near Taormina.

Photo: Per-Erik Skramstad / Wonders of Sicily

 

Sicily

Ready for renovation.
Photo: Torild Egge

 

Bicycle on the balcony in Sicily

Bicycle on the balcony.
Photo: Torild Egge

 

Balcony in Bagheria.

Photo: Per-Erik Skramstad / Wonders of Sicily

 

 

 

 

 

Sicilian Sites on UNESCO's World Heritage List

  • Agrigento: Archaeological Area of Agrigento (UNESCO)
  • Aeolian Islands: Isole Eolie. The group consists of seven islands (Lipari, Vulcano, Salina, Stromboli, Filicudi, Alicudi and Panarea) and five small islets (Basiluzzo, Dattilo, Lisca Nera, Bottaro and Lisca Bianca) in the vicinity of Panarea. (UNESCO)
  • Caltagirone (UNESCO)
  • Catania (UNESCO)
  • Cefalù Cathedral
  • Militello Val di Catania (UNESCO)
  • Modica (UNESCO)
  • Monreale Cathedral
  • Mount Etna (UNESCO)
  • Noto (UNESCO)
  • Palermo: Palazzo dei Normanni (The Norman Palace)
  • Palermo: Cappella Palatina (The Palatine Chapel in the Norman Palace)
  • Palermo: Church of San Giovanni degli Eremiti
  • Palermo: Church of Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio (also known as the Martorana)
  • Palermo: Church of San Cataldo
  • Palermo: Cathedral of Palermo
  • Palermo: The Zisa Palace (La Zisa)
  • Palermo: The Cuba Palace (La Cuba)
  • Palazzolo Acreide (UNESCO)
  • Ragusa (UNESCO)
  • Scicli (UNESCO)
  • Syracuse and the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica (UNESCO)