Sicily is a sensual and fascinating land, it is perfect to celebrate the day of love.February is the month of the first flowering. The landscape is lovely. This beautiful island is full of wonderful places to discover. Every part of this island is characterized by ancient traditions and relics from the past that make it so unique. The magic of the sea, the history of the cities and the influences of Arab, Spanish, Greek and Roman cultures will envelope you in that magical atmosphere, rarely seen in todays world.
This year Yes in Sicily want suggest you a sicilian destination different from the usual tourist routes and less known than the major cities, but for this reason is a right place for a romantic getaway, to spend an unforgettable weekend with your loved one. This beautiful place is Ragusa.
The province of Ragusa is magical. The warm waters of the Mediterranean sea paints the coast of the small fishing villages, while among the sweet contours of the Iblei Mountains can be seen small baroque towns as jewels. Ragusa, Modica and Scicli are the three highlights of this area. Walking around their streets there is an air of other times. The old buildings, typical craft shops and restaurants everything speaks of love. These three pearls of southeast of Sicily today have become popular destinations for the uniqueness of their buildings, so much that UNESCO preserved, but especially for the quality and sophistication of their local products many of which are considered aphrodisiacs such as the chocolate of Modica, the Ragusano DOP cheese and the Cerasuolo of Vittoria DOCG, a red wine whose particular feature is the blend of Nero d’Avola and Frappato.
A place where you find the quality of products and delicious dishes for all tastes whether it be traditional cuisine or haute cuisine, in fact, this area also boasts three Michelin-starred chefs.
A few kilometers from Ragusa, you will find the Castle of Donnafugata, immersed in the magnificent countryside of Ragusa, a very romantic destination. A visit of the gardens and rooms of this enchanted place together with your soul mate will make your Valentine’s Day extra special.
Attention for the tourist is also found in the accommodation. Whether you decide to stay in a boutique hotel in a B & B situated in the ancient town houses or in a old farms which have become wonderful hotels and resorts, you will feel at home.
In short, the province of Ragusa is a true paradise for those who like to experience the magic of enchanted places and sought after in peace, quiet and privacy.
We have selected the best facilities only for you:
Poggio del Sole.For those who like to stay in the tranquility of the countryside without sacrificing comfort and relaxation, immersed in the sunny countryside of Ragusa, the hotel offers guests a lively blend of contemporary and traditional architectures. The rooms are equipped with every comfort. The quality of its restaurants, outdoor swimming pool, and the beautiful spa will make your stay a relaxing experience.
Palazzo Conti . The welcoming entrance is characterized by beautiful stone vault and the ladder made entirely of ceramic of Caltagirone. On the second floor rooms: 7 renovated suites carefully respecting the spaces of the old Palace and original materials. The underlying theme of the renovation was the detailed search for Sicilian details . This results in large rooms, bright and equipped with every comfort that join in an indissoluble mix the charm of yesteryear and the needs of the modern times . All this is complemented by the landscape: the rooms are in fact overlooking in Via Francesco Mormino Pen and offer a breathtaking landscape of Scicli.
Antica Badia is located in the old town of Ragusa inside a magnificent palace of the XVIII Century. The Relais Antica Badia was the First Building of the city, the residence of the founder of Ragusa and proof the period of the foundation, the style and culture of the time, but also the ties, the divisions and the changes during the centuries. The best way to experience the Sicilian baroque is to stay in the first baroque building of Ragusa city, with its dance hall its romantic rooms, and private spa suitable for every need, to live a beautiful dream.
Antico Convento. Immersed in the beautiful Iblean gardens, this hotel will make you live a unique atmosphere. Result of a careful renovation of the old convent, the elegant, minimalist style will transport you to a dimension of peace, a paradise overlooking the beautiful scenery of the Hyblean Mountains.