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Is it possible to do a low carb diet for a month in Sicily?

I don't know about Sicily specifically but in most of Italy this would not be much of a problem. Italians are big on fruits, vegetables, meat & fish. Of course they are even bigger on pasta and ...
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How can I hike the Etna on my own and then reach the summit with a guide?

I have asked the Gruppo Guide Etna Sud, which is an official guide group which is responsible for organizing excursions to Etna and supervision over the tourists. Although it took some time to explain ...
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Is it possible to do a low carb diet for a month in Sicily?

It is quite typical in Italy to have meat and carbohydrates as separate courses. For example, one of the primi piatti (often pasta) and then one of the secondi piatti (often meat or fish without many ...
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Is it possible to do a low carb diet for a month in Sicily?

Sicilian here. Consider it basically a non-issue. In Catania and Palermo there are even a few "Keto-Inspired" restaurants where you can require which caloric intake you're going for, but for the most ...
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Can I take a bicycle on the ferry from Palermo (Sicily) to Genoa (Italy)?

I asked [email protected] Can I take a bicycle on the ferry from Palermo to Genoa? Posso prendere una bicicletta sul traghetto da Palermo a Genova? Here the answer from the ferry operator GNV www.gnv.it ...
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How can I hike the Etna on my own and then reach the summit with a guide?

My wife and me had actually the same question around ~10 years ago when going to Mount Etna. When I remember correctly, use of the cable car as well as a guide was mandatory for going upwards (but ...
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Mount Etna: from Nicolosi to Rifugio Sapienza on foot?

It seems there is a trail, the Sentiero Silvestri number 789. https://hiking.waymarkedtrails.org/#route?id=8461974
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Is fishing legal for tourists in Messina, Italy?

I can say whay is required for italians, guess that for foreigners is the same. For fishing in lakes and rivers (internal waters) you'll need a license that's not so easy to obtain for a foreigner ...
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Cannot find night train Rome-Siracusa after June 11 (2016)

This page lists the advanced booking restrictions for various train operators in Europe including those in Italy. Booking Horizon: Italy High-speed, medium & long-distance 4 months Regionale 2 ...
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Public transportation between Agrigento to Syracuse

Rome2Rio suggests a 4h50m bus journey from Agrigento to Siracusa via Catania as your cheapest and fastest option: Buses run several times a day and are operated by SAIS Trasporti, whose website ...
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Top Italian Airports when Expecting Guests for a Holiday Wedding

I'll definitely prefer Milan (Malpensa) over Rome, especially in the high season. Immigration lines at Rome airport are atrocious. Better yet, plan your routes to enter Schengen area outside Italy (...
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Location of Terme di Nikà - Pantelleria

On google maps there is Discesa a mare nikà which matches up the location given in this page. Nikà è la località situata sul tratto costiero sud-occidentale dell'Isola di Pantelleria Roughly, ...
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