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Erice

If the origins of Erice have become lost in the fog of time, walking through the cobbled streets of the medieval town on the summit of Mount San Giuliano, that same fog allows the discovery of signs, symbols and legends which originated long before the Punics and Romans who erected a sanctuary dedicated to the Goddess of Love here. Visiting Erice means, in fact, losing oneself amongst thousands of glimpses of cobbled streets, fortifications, ancient churches (the Mother Church and Sant'Orsola), monasteries, craft shops (producing ceramics, typical pastries, rugs), pine woods and gardens to then lose oneself on the edge of the town, in breathtaking views towards the Egadi Islands, the Stagnone, the salt pans and the cultivated fields of  the whole of the province of Trapani.

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The beauties di (en)Erice

Military House Erice
CASA MILITARI
The owner of the building was the Archpriest Bernardo Militari. The main façade was...
Carmine Gate Erice
PORTA CARMINE
It is in the middle of three entrances to the city, it has an evident Medieval aspect despite...
Kitesurfing Erice
LIDO SAN GIULIANO
A stretch of sandy beach, equipped in summer with bathing stations.
Scenic view Erice
PANORAMA DAL BALIO
Strolls around the alleyways, some so small as to allow only enough space for one person, can be...
Cordici Museum, Annunciation Erice
"ANNUNCIAZIONE" DI ANTONELLO GAGINI
In the Antonio Cordici Civic Museum, there are archaeological finds from different periods...
Spada Gate Erice
PORTE
It is impossible to summarize the stone treasures present in Erice, where the Elymian-Punic...
Genovesi Erice
LABORATORI DI PASTICCERIA
It is the pastries and confectionary which make the town an undisputed must as regards the food...
Piazza Umberto I Erice
PIAZZA UMBERTO I
At the end of the nineteenth century the square underwent several changes, it was enlarged,...

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