The rugged island of Sicily on the tip of Italy is an excellent place to visit for some hot fun in the summer. There is plenty to do during your stay in Sicily, from fun on the beaches to educational archaeological sites. Reserve a [car hire in Sicily] to get around the island during your stay.
Sicily is a huge island where every little city seems to have its own culture. It is worth it to visit multiple cities in Sicily during your stay as each city seems to have its own local speciality, be it a type of olive, a unique Arabic cake, or a regional wine grown nowhere else in the world. Make your summer tour of Sicily easy and relaxed with the freedom of your own [Sicily car rental].
Visit the south coast of Sicily for some interesting ancient Greek site. In the city of Agrigento you can visit the Valle dei Templi (Valley of Temples), which has been named an UNESCO World Heritage site. In the city of Gela you can visit their archaeological centre as well as an excellent sea resort.
Sicily has many wonderful beaches featuring fine golden sand and blue waters. Plan to visit San Vito lo Capo beach, one of the most beautiful beaches on the islands which is surrounded by scenic mountains. Under the hill of Toarmina is Gardini Naxos beach, or take your [Sicily rental car] over to Vendicari and visit a beautiful beach and Natural Reserve.
Make sure you enjoy some of Sicily's summer dishes. Sicily has one of the world's best cuisines to offer, with much of the island's food coming from the sea. Expect more olive oil and tomatoes than cream and butter and a wider variety of spices added to a typically Mediterranean flavour.