I Stayed in a 1 Euro Villa in Sicily — Here’s What It Was Like

Travel+Leisure. Stacey Leasca. 31 July 2022 It's very possible you've never heard of Sambuca, Italy. It's not a place made famous by Instagram, nor a place filled with any particular industry that would lure in the crowds. It's a spot that's barely a speck on the map, located some 42 miles southwest of Palermo on the island of Sicily, with fewer than 6,000 permanent residents. But it's a spot worth...

Sleepy Sicily: my stay in the hilltop town of €1 homes

The Times. Victoria Brzezinski. 20 March 2022 Finding an unknown corner in one of our favourite countries is the holy grail for tourists. For locals seeking to attract visitors it’s a different matter. Which is why the hilltop town of Sambuca di Sicilia, a little over an hour’s drive south of Palermo, but far off the radar for most holiday-makers, is trying to whip up some enthusiasm and put itself...

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Wanted: An ‘adventurous’ Airbnb host to live out their digital nomad dream in Italy

Euro News Travel. Lottie Limb. 20 January 2022 An extraordinary opportunity to immerse yourself in Italian culture while living rent-free in a designer home has arisen. It might look like a January mirage, but Airbnb is genuinely seeking a host to hold down the fort in one of its Sicilian properties from this summer. The homestay giant bought one of the old Italian houses on sale for €1,...

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