contrasts in southern Sicily : the quiet view of a chimney on the roofs in the fishing village of Marzamemi and the building density in the town of Modica, famous for its chocolate (based on Aztec recipes) and the Baroque style architecture
a cloudy view of the Scala dei Turchi, an eye-catching white rocky cliff near the city of Agrigento, southern Sicily.
The italian name means “the Turkish staircase”. It is related to the time when the Turkish pirates threatened to invade this side of Sicily anchoring their boats here out of the wind.
The rocky formation looks like a staircase carved by man