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Lovely

We love all the little narrow side streets in this area. Pavone Francesco is one of my favourites... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
easterntreker
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Halifax
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So much to see

As one of Taormina’s many streets, the Pavone Francesco offers lots to see. Not only because it’s... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Menno007
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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6 Oct 2018
“Lovely ”
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“So much to see”
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Reviewed 13 June 2014

Franco's colourful paintings on the stairs attracted our attention but it was the roof tiles painted with typical Taormina sights that really drew us in. We had a lovely visit with he and his wife discussing his visit to Toronto many years ago and his...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We love all the little narrow side streets in this area. Pavone Francesco is one of my favourites, lined up and down with wonderful paintings and some lovely restaurants.

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Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

As one of Taormina’s many streets, the Pavone Francesco offers lots to see. Not only because it’s filled with paintings from a nearby gallery.

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Cosy and narrow Street with Beautiful View and Pictures around the stairs. Perfect for relaxing and enjoying yourself

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

This is one of a number of the quieter streets which lead off the main tourist routes and offer a haven of calm, as well as views of lovely gardens behind closed gates, discreet art galleries and smaller restaurants

1  Thank Ges R
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Taormina is quite unique because of numerous little side streets leading from Corso Umberto, but this one is definately in the top 5 because of nice artworks displayed.

2  Thank aleksandar1s
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Just wonderful to walk around leisurely and see lots of these side streets with stairs leading to who knows where.....

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Reviewed 15 November 2015

A nice little alleyway with drawings and paintings on the ground and some restaurants that keep it lively. A corner of Taormina that is worth a look.

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Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

A gem for artlovers. Very nice painting and gallery. During walking corsa umberto in a very nice street , just step away you can find pavone francesco.

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Reviewed 13 October 2015

A very nice place especially at night with the lights. good restaurants around and nice drawings / enjoy it

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Reviewed 4 October 2015

Our first trip to Taormina was September 2014. That's when we fell in love with the city and purchased an oil painting from this gallery to remember it by. Artist Franco and his wife were sweet as can be and very helpful with information about...More

1  Thank gigigianfriddo
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Call the number...start with 011-39, country code for Italy and then the number. Franco speaks perfect English and is such a kind man. I am sure he will help you! I have his paintings all over my house from when I lived... More
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