Palermo is Sicily's cultural, economic and touristic capital. It is a city rich in history, culture, art, music and food. Numerous tourists are attracted to the city for its good mediterranean weather, its renowned gastronomy and restaurants, its Romanesque, Gothic and Baroque churches, palaces and buildings, and its nightlife and music.The city was founded in 734 BC by the Phoenicians as. Palermo then became a possession of Carthage, before becoming part of the Roman Republic, the Roman Empire and eventually part of the ByzantineEmpire, for over a thousand years. (Text from Wikipedia)
Sunday, October 26, 2014
Commune in southeastern France. It has been called by the name Tourrette sur loup ever since the early twentieth century although prior to that it was known by its alternative name, Tourrettes-les-vence, that occurred in the sixteenth century and lasted until the revolution. This is an artisan's village situated near Grasse. It features medieval and Romanesque buildings. Situated 14 km from the Mediterranean coast, between Vense and Grasse. Predominantly a tourist village with a rich historical background. Famous for Violet ice-cream.
Sunday, August 24, 2014
Acapulco, is a city in the state of Guerrero on the Pacific coast of Mexico, 240 miles southwest from Mexico City. Acapulco is located on a deep, semi-circular bay and has been a port since the early colonial period of Mexico's history. Las Brisas Hotel has the most spectacular views of Acapulco Bay