Photos - Cooking & Adventure on the Islands of Sicily

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Actually, they really did the leg-work and harvested the fiore di sale that you see in the photo. We take the salt home. Micheal and Gibarosso in this great photo from Gibarosso's country home in Favignana, Sicily. He was an original. We never know what we're going to reel-in from the sea. This time it was lobster! So, lets make pasta! We make these popular and delicious Sicilian Almond Cookies fresh from scratch during our Favignana cooking classes! Paola harvesting salt in Trapani, Sicily on our cooking and wine adventure vacation in Italy. Sicilian Almond cookies are delicious. We make them from scratch on our Favignana, Sicily vacation weeks. So Good! Along with other delicious fruits, we enjoy our relaxing boat rides around the Isola di Favignana, Sicily Our guests get to harvest salt right from the seawater flats in Trapani, Sicily. Truly a unique experience. An incredible Culture Discovery exclusive experience where guests get to squeeze honeycombs and harvest their own honey& The historic Florio Tuna Cannery in Favignana harbor is truly fascinating to see how the locals lived off the sea! One of our boat captain, Michele's, wonderful and delicious fresh-catch sauté on the boat in Favignana, Sici Busiate pasta, a spring-like pasta is a Sicilian version of the more commonly known fusilli pasta. Guests having fun waiting for our private boats to take us around Favignana, Sicily on our cooking vacations. Fisherman will be fisherman and they respect their catch. So much so that they are careful in handling them. Erice offers some of the most stunning views on the western side of Mainland Sicily. Historic tuna cannery in Favignana harbor where the Florio family ran one of the largest fishing operations in Italy. Our guests have the vacation of a lifetime getting to the beach or out for a hike in Favignana, Sicily. It's beauti Our guests after getting their freshly-harvested salt from the saline at the Trapani, Sicily salt flats. At Macelleria Campo in Valderice, we have an amazing time making fresh sausages and having a fantastic lunch there! When available and in season, some guests are lucky enough to enjoy sea urchin caught fresh off the coast in Favignana. On all our Italian cooking vacations we make fresh pasta in one form or another. Pastas are typically regional recipes. Not all Italian cooking happens indoors. In Sicily, a lot of great cooking happens outside on the grill. As we wait for the sunrise on our fishing boat, we relax on the calm seas in Favignana, Sicily on our cookery vacations Having some fun exploring and wine tasting at a winery in Marsala, Sicily. Ivan shows the group how to make proper bruschetta on our cooking and adventure on the islands of Sicily Fun with sausages. Hot off the grill, Melissa shows off her new sausage "do" right before her wonderful lunch Glynn enjoying some fresh cannoli in Favignana, Sicily on our cooking and adventure on the islands of Sicily vacation Taking it easy and relaxing on the boat on the Amalfi Coast. We explore the pre-historic cave drawings in Levanso, Sicily. These hieroglyphics date back over 10,000 years! Our guests have an amazing experience learning to cook authentic Sicilian and other Italian recipes. Love birds cooling off while getting hot in the crystal blue waters on one of our Favignana vacations Enjoy some down time and soak in the sun at one of the many fantastic beaches of Favignana, Sicily. Guests show off their haul of salt after a morning harvest in Trapani, Sicily. Rosario, our Favignana,Sicily boat captain being his fun-loving self with his new best friend, Mr. Octopi! During some down time, some of our guests hike the trail up to the Castle of Santa Caterina to get some amazing views Fruit and other aperitivi with our salt-tasting at the saline in Trapani, Sicily. One of the highlights of the vacation& The historic Florio Tuna Cannery in Favignana harbor is truly fascinating to see how the locals lived off the sea! Sophie made the hike up the salt mountain in Marsala, Sicily We explore coves and grottos on our Favignana, Sicily cooking and wine Vacations in Italy. While out on our early morning fishing excursion, we see the most spectacular sunrises in Favignana, Sicily. Gina made fast friends with this little guy - but then we fried him up and ate him with our amazing lunch on the boat&#x One of our first photos featuring the floating-on-air fishing boat on the sea in Favignana, Sicily. Incredible.