SICILY – Fathom contributing editor Erica Firpo can't get enough of Sicily. From west to east and north to south, Sicily has her heart. We love her Instagram tour of the island so much, we just had to republish it here.
Brioche con Gelato
The great equalizer, original ice cream sandwich and typical Italian snack eaten at any time, anywhere, by anyone.
Castel di Lucio
The hill towns of Sicily become cloud cities when the sun begins to set
The sunset in Cefalu. Amazing.
Cefalu from a distance.
Main town square Piazza del Duomo is the best meeting point.
The always active volcano looks a little like Mars in the summer.
Himera Archeological Dig
Remains of the 6th century B.C. Greek colony.
Himera Archeological Dog
With Palermo's mountains in the background.
Palermo's Boardwalk Empire.
Freshly caught sea urchin on the shores of Cefalu.
Ceramics for Sale
La Brocca, one of the ceramic shops in Santo Stefano di Camastra, the center of all of Sicily's cermanics.
Savoca Fiat 500
A Fiat found in the hill towns south of Taormina.
Bar Vitelli in Savoca
The spot where Michael asks for Apollonia's hand in marriage in The Godfather.
The amazing skies of Segesta.
Sicily's highways are amazing daredevil feats.
The beach town between Cefalu and Messina.
Sicily's favorite fruit, and my favorite summer gelato.