Cappella Palatina, in the Palazzo Reale, Palermo, Italy. commissioned by Roger II of Sicily in 1132, It has three apses, with six pointed arches (three on each side of the central nave) resting on recycled classical columns. #palermo #sicilia #sicily
Cefalù - Blick in eine der wunderschönen Altstadtgassen - der ideale Urlaubsort für alle, die Strand, Berge und das sizilianische Flair einer mittelalterlichen Stadt erleben möchten: http://www.trip-tipp.com/sizilien/ausfluege-stadt/cefalu.htm #sizilien #sicily #sicilia #cefalù #cefalu
Palermo, Palazzo dei Normanni. It was the seat of the Kings of Sicily during the Norman domination and served afterwards as the main seat of power for the subsequent rulers of Sicily. Today it is the seat of the regional parliament of Sicily.
Agrigento, Sicily - was settled between 582-580 BC and is attributed to Greek colonists from Gela who gave it the name Akragas. Agrigento is home to a rich archaeological legacy and a very popular tourist destination.