Sicily

Renée Restivo, of Soul of Sicily, guides Andrew around the Italian island, where the people think of themselves as Sicilian first and Italian second. The local cuisine thrives on unique flavors.

Go to Episode
Filter: See & Do
See & Do
Mercato Ballaro

Andrew begins his tour of Sicily in the capital of Palermo, where he heads straight to the city's biggest and busiest market to sample the local eats. Andrew tries quarume, tripe and stomach and frittola (deep-fried mystery meats).

Piazza Ballar¿, 90134 Palermo, Italy

 
See & Do
Artichoke Festival

Andrew heads to Cerda, a town known for its glorious orchards and market garden. It's also known as the home of the artichoke. He eats fresh grilled artichoke at the festival.

Cerda, Italy

 
See & Do
Eleonora's House

Andrew's next stop is eastern Sicily on the slopes of a volcano where the Sicilian Julia Child will teach him to make chocolate rabbit -- fricasseed rabbit simmered in chocolate with a side of cinnamon pudding.

Via Contemare 9, 95039 Viagrande CT, Italy

 

More Italy Travel Guides

Hotel Impossible: Sicily, Italy Travel Guide

Anthony travels to picturesque Palermo, Sicily, to help keep the Solunto Mare Hotel from going under.

Extreme Vacation Homes: Extreme Vacation Homes Travel Guide

Extreme Vacation Homes gives you an all-access pass to the most luxurious, opulent, one-of-a-kind, ...

Castle Secrets & Legends: Castle Secrets & Legends Travel Guide

Visit these magnificent castles and spectacular manors for a dose of history and to see how the rich and ...

More Travel Inspirations

DIY Blog Cabin
DIY Blog Cabin Sweeps

Enter for a chance to win a grand prize worth almost $900,000!

Food Network Grilling On the Road
The Best Summer Eats On The Road

Find FN chefs' favorite ice cream, BBQ, and burgers across the country.

Cooking Channel Adventures in Cooking
Learn a New Cooking Skill

Get creative in the kitchen and see cooler ways to cook from Cooking Channel.