A Quiet Ramble Through Ragusa and Modica May 24th 2017 We have four nights in our current accommodation, a house in the country. Our hosts live in a house next door, the brother next to them, and there is another brother somewhere else (the one we spoke to on the phone). We are in a farming area on the outskirts of Modica.
After a relaxing start we decided to do some washing. So far the machines we have used have a short wash cycle. The quite new o ... read more
Europe » Italy » Sicily » Ragusa Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more