- Dec 26, 2019
- 1 min
Sambuca di Sicilia in the news, again. This time CTV Canada!
Almost a year after CNN ran its first piece on €1 Homes for Sale in Sambuca di Sicilia, the charming town in Sicily's Agrigento hills continues to make news. This time I spoke with Graham Slaughter of CTVNews Canada. By the way, more city owned €1 homes will be coming up for sale in Sambuca in 2020. Curious? Want to know more? Then read How A Sicilian Town Sparked Its Own Renaissance. Enjoy! #SambucaDiSicilia #HomesFor1Euro #HomeRestoration #ItalyBlogPost #CornersOfItaly #CT
- Dec 11, 2019
- 1 min
The Wall Street Journal, me and so many others falling for Sambuca di Sicilia
Recently, Giovanni Legorano of the Wall Street Journal spoke to me, and others like me who fell fast for Sambuca di Sicilia, about this charming town, its people, and our experiences in buying a home in the Borgo Più Bello d'Italia. Click SicilianHomes to read the article. #WSJ #BorgoPiùBelloDItalia2016 #SambucaDiSicilia #CasaUnEuro
- Nov 7, 2019
- 2 min
FORBES & I agree about Sicily!
My thoughts are never far from Sambuca di Sicilia, or our home restoration there, so I understand why FORBES has listed Sicily at No. 2 on their "The 20 Best Places to Visit in 2020" list. As we near the holidays, my thoughts also turn to family and friends coming together and how grateful, thankful, I am for them, and for the year gone by. Last November, I had no idea that we were headed toward this Sicilian adventure. Yet here we are, creating a cozy get-away in Sicily, loo
- Oct 3, 2019
- 1 min
Sambuca Di Sicilia, your must travel destination!
Roberto and I are home in Venice now after a week-long stay in #SambucaDiSicilia #Agrigento. While there we got a glimpse at the beginning of our home restoration, and got to better know our new town and its kind, welcoming people. We took part in the #VieDeiTesori tour of the Borgo Piu Bello D'Italia, enjoyed the street art in the Quartiere Saraceno, and listened to our tour guide, Antonella Munoz Di Giovanna, tell the legend about why the street our home sits on is named fo
- Feb 17, 2019
- 1 min
Corners of Italy
A new project is brewing. My husband and I have purchased a home in Sambuca di Sicilia. We're scheduled to become the legal owners this spring when we'll begin a full-on restoration project. Our new-old home sits steps away from the Chiesa Madre (Mother Church) in the Saraceno Quarter of the "Borgo Più Bello d'Italia 2016". Founded by the Arabs around the year 840, that makes my new neighborhood almost 1200 years old! Readers have asked if I'd share updates and photos as we g