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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

Scenic view Erice
PANORAMA DAL BALIO
Strolls around the alleyways, some so small as to allow only enough space for one person, can be...
Piazza Umberto I Erice
PIAZZA UMBERTO I
At the end of the nineteenth century the square underwent several changes, it was enlarged,...
San Giovanni Church Erice
CHIESA DI SAN GIOVANNI
This church has existed since 1339, but during the centuries it has gone through many changes...
San Martino Church Erice
CHIESA DI SAN MARTINO
The construction  of this Gothic style church goes back to 1339, but through the centuries...
Kneeling-stool Erice
INGINOCCHIATOIO PER LA MADONNA DI CUSTONACI
A monolithic block situated in the direction of the sanctuary of the Madonna of Custonaci
Madonna of Custonaci Erice
PROCESSIONE DELLA MADONNA DI CUSTONACI
At the end of August the Madonna of Custonaci is celebrated: improvised, carefully decorated,...
San Domenico church Erice
CHIESA SAN DOMENICO
The name of the square comes from the nearby Dominican convent, founded in 1486 and attached to...
San Pietro Church Erice
CHIESA DI SAN PIETRO
Built in 1365, it was one of the most visited churches by the faithful mainly because of its...

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