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10 things to know about Sicilian cuisine

10 things to know about Sicilian cuisine

Sicily, flourishing island with a favorable climate and fertile land due to its volcanic origin, strongly linked to agriculture and fishing, has always been famous for its culinary delights - Plato himself in his texts talks about people and food in Syracuse. The dishes that can be enjoyed on this…
4 summer not-to-be-missed destinations in 2016

4 summer not-to-be-missed destinations in 2016

Summer means sun, sea, long beaches and blue sea, but also walking in the countryside, visiting extraordinary works of art and fun for the whole family. Here are the four destinations not to be missed for next Summer. • Sicily White beaches, volcanic cliffs, crystal clear water, cultural wonders and…
Sicily [Guest Blogger]

Sicily [Guest Blogger]

by Fred Steinberg - Clever Magazine Sicily was added to our travel bucket list after many friends and relatives came back with almost universal raves for the big island off the bottom of the boot in Southern Italy. The attractions include: Hotels – A wide variety of unique boutique properties,…
The Sicilian Pupi

The Sicilian Pupi

A bit of history The famous Sicilian puppets, known as Pupi (from the Latin pupus, i, which means "little boy"), usually represent the events described on the Chanson de Roland and the epic novels about chivalry, especially related to Charlemagne and his Christians paladins who fought against the enemies Saracens.…
Good Morning Syracuse!

Good Morning Syracuse!

After a quiet night, cradled by the sheets and by the sweet sound of the sea, your dream to wake up in a warm and enchantingplace could be realized. Without going too far: Good morning Syracuse! In February, around 6:30 a.m., when the sky is clear, Sicilian sunrise city is…

Wellness on the go

Spring is travelling time. That you are visiting Italy for work or for pleasure, take advantage of the beautiful scenery and weather offered by this time of the year. Stay well and stay fit while on the go with UNA Hotel's Wellness & Fitness  opportunities. Check here  all the hotels with sport,…
Beself: a social table!

Beself: a social table!

UNA Hotel One (Syracuse) presents "beself": a new social Self-Serve gourmet food with locally-inspired dishes and a fine selection of pastries, fresh squeezed juices, juice extracts snacks and beverages. You can help yourself at any time of day and night meeting new people at the “social tables”.  You can choose…
UNA and the Magna Grecia

UNA and the Magna Grecia

UNA Hotel One features, until 26th of June, a special package combining one of the Greek tragedies at Siracusa amphitheatre (Euripide's Andromaca, Sofocle's Filottete and Aristofane's clouds) with a wellness treatment in the magic One world. The culture in the wellness.  For more information, please click here. If you want…
Easter in UNA Hotels – Semana Santa en UNA Hotels

Easter in UNA Hotels – Semana Santa en UNA Hotels

What better way to recharge your batteries after the long winter passed, if not taking a wellness, cultural or relaxing vacation? This year Easter coincides with the last Sunday of April, and allows everybody to inaugurate the summer season and open-air activities thanks to the good weather.  The wonderful UNA Hotel Versilia, overlooking the…
International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

The 8th of March 2011 sees the highest level of global women’s activity ever witnessed as groups to celebrate the International Women’s Day centenary. The first International Women’s Day events were run in Austria, Denmark, Germany and Switzerland in 1911 and attended by over one million people. 100 years after,…
UNA Horror Night!

UNA Horror Night!

Halloween Night is an event not to be missed for people who love to have fun and live thoughtless, at least for one night. Are you in Italy? Are ypu planning to visit Florence, Bologna, Milan, Naples, Sicily? Spend with us the “UNA Horror Night” in Bologna - UNA Hotel…
The recipe of Paranza

The recipe of Paranza

Enjoy the Paranza in the seaside resort! The Paranza is a fried fish very popular in seaside resorts. The term derives from a couple of fishing boats used to fish during the night. Today people tend to identify a single boat instead of two. Today the fishing boat is powered…