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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

Alleyway Erice
VICOLETTI DEL CENTRO STORICO
The cobbled streets and alleyways closely wind their way around the interior and become even...
Playground Erice
CAMPI DI CALCETTO E TENNIS
In Erice there are football grounds, tennis courts and boules areas.
San Domenico church Erice
CHIESA SAN DOMENICO
The name of the square comes from the nearby Dominican convent, founded in 1486 and attached to...
Ericino Liqueur Erice
LIQUORE ERICINO
In the territory of Erice, fine wines are produced, (Erice D.O.C.) is a characteristic green...
Mother Church Erice
CHIESA MADRE E CAMPANILE
Built in 1314, by the will of Frederick III of Aragon, it was dedicated to Our Lady of the...
Kitesurfing Erice
LIDO SAN GIULIANO
A stretch of sandy beach, equipped in summer with bathing stations.
Ceramics laboratory Erice
CERAMICHE
The ceramics must be included (plates, vases, various objects), they are produced according to...
San Cataldo Church Erice
CHIESA DI SAN CATALDO
It has an eighteenth century appearance and holds fine works of art.

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