You know, when you talk about the “Egadi Islands” many will come straight out and say “Where are in Hades are the Egadi Islands?” or some will automatically assume they are buried deep in some undiscovered, exotic part of the world of the Pacific.
For us in Europe, they are much closer than you think. They are located off the western tip of Sicily. Palermo is the largest city to the area, also a hardcore centre for Mafia operations – although tourists will experience very little evidence of this. Trapani and Marsala are the largest towns closest to the group. Continue reading “Time in the Egadi Islands”