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A winter notebook: Sicily


A winter notebook: Sicily

The Spectator - Horatio Clare

The first time I saw Sicily the island seemed to surface into the dawn, dead ahead of the ferry from Naples. Silvery cloud crowned dark mountains. Monte Pellegrino, the nearest peak, brooded over the dusty ochre spires and palaces, the apartments, churches and domes of Palermo. Viewed from the …

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