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Faro di Punta Secca

Punta Secca, Santa Croce Camerina, Sicily, Italy
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Montalbano Fans!

A must see for all Montalbano Fans!- walk its beach/ breathe the sea air & sample his fav... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
FullerE6
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dublin
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Staying at Salvo's

The aim was to stay at Montalbano's house for a week. The trip did not disappoint. The apartment... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
stephen r
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  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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Punta Secca, Santa Croce Camerina, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must see for all Montalbano Fans!- walk its beach/ breathe the sea air & sample his fav Arancini! Punta Secca is for EVERYONE!

1  Thank FullerE6
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

The aim was to stay at Montalbano's house for a week. The trip did not disappoint. The apartment did not disappoint. Montalbano's was a great place to stay. The views and beach with restaurants close by. Recommend.

1  Thank stephen r
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

On a perfect mid October day La casa di Montalbano and the beach leapt straight out from the TV screen. In this case there was no trick of the camera just three children playing on the sand and a few visitors(see photo). The sea is...More

Thank davagib
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

What Montabalno did not tell you is that there are little fish eating your feet if you just keep standing there. Some like it, I don't.

2  Thank Vola P
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Faro translates as Lighthouse but I am not sure if you can actually visit inside as I have never seen any evidence of admission. It is however the most obvious landmark in this sleepy little seaside resort. Many people visit this village on the trail...More

1  Thank Hurleys256
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

If in the region then you have to visit this. I was not alone. It is very popular. A good beach, some good backdrops. A nice place to live. There is a car park in which to park, not a long walk from the sea...More

Thank GrahamGrape
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

We drove to Punta Secca to see if we could find the location of Inspector Montalbano's beautiful apartment from the TV series, and the beach that features in many episodes. The house is right on the beach near the lighthouse. The beach itself is tiny...More

Thank GreyPoundLondon
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Durhamtraveller294
14 September 2017|
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Response from GrahamGrape | Reviewed this property |
I cannot answer that. I had hired a car throughout my stay. You are out of the way here. Did you know that they do Montalbano trips which maybe better for you.
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