Dave H's Palermo, Italy
Al covo de' i Beati Paoli
Piazza Marina, 50
We stopped here for lunch on a Wednesday afternoon and were very pleasantly surprised. I was inclin...
Orto Botanico di Palermo
Via Lincoln, 2/A
This was one of my favourite parts of the city. Located in the East of the city on Via Lincoln, jus...
San Giovanni degli Eremiti
Via dei Benedettini 3
This Arab/Norman work is a great counterpoint to the Baroque churches of Palermo. Modestly decorate...
Oratorio di San Lorenzo
Serpotta's cherubs are amazing - full of character and humour. As a previous reviewer comments, the...
Via Merlo 2
At just €2 to enter it is a fantastic museum. It has not been recreated in quite the original fashi...
San Giuseppe dei Teatini
Corso Vittorio Emanuele
As with Chiesa del Gessu, this church is another example of intricate marble work. Perhaps not quit...
Torre di San Nicolo all'Albergheria
Via Nunzio Nasi 18
A late addition to the building, this tower was designed to be part of the communication network of ...
Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio (La Martorana)
Piazza Bellini 3
Predominantly Byzantine in its mosaic work, this Arab/Norman/Byzantine church is simply gorgeous. I...
Chiesa del Gesu
Piazza Casa Professa 21
Palermo has a great many churches that seem quite modest and restrained from the outside yet absolut...
Oratory of the Rosary of St. Cita (Oratorio del Rosario di Santa Cita)
Via Valverde 3
A little off the beaten track, it is certainly worth the effort to find this Oratory. Stucco work i...
Church of San Domenico
Piazza San Domenico
Renowned for it's elegant Baroque architecture and frequently used as a meeting point when visiting ...