A blog by Cathy Holtom, an English artist living and painting in Sicily.
Tuesday, 31 May 2011
Summer is on it's way
You knew it's nearly summer when the beach huts start going up. These are on Mondello beach just on the outskirts of Palermo, a popular place for the younger generation with music blasting from the bars and scooters parked along the side of the road. But it does retain some of its old fashioned elegance with it's Liberty style summer homes and the famous Charleston Restaurant (now Le Terrazze).