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Hostel Tip: San Vito Hostel, Ragusa, Sicily

In Italy, The Gap Map by Phoebe Tilelli0 Comments

Hidden on a hill top in Sicily is the Unesco World Heritage town of Ragusa. On San Vito Street is a brand new hostel welcoming travellers for the first time this year. San Vito Hostel has been open for just a few months now and is the only hostel in Ragusa offering dormitory style accommodation for budget travel. Although it …

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Sicily Side Trip

In Europe, Italy, The Gap Map by Phoebe Tilelli1 Comment

The two main airports in Sicily are Catania and Palermo. This itinerary is designed to begin in Palermo and finish in Cefalu before flying out of Palermo at the end but the route runs in a loop so you can start and finish the trip at any point. 3. Favignana The tiny island of Favignana is located just 40 minutes …

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Hostel Tip: Venice | We_Crociferi | Newly Renovated Industrial Chic

In Europe, Italy, The Gap Map, Venice by Phoebe Tilelli0 Comments

Venice, the so called ‘sinking city’ is a tricky destination when it comes to budget accommodation. Prices are high particularly in the summer season when tourists flock to Venice to see the buildings submerged in water and float among the tangled web of canals. Hostels are hard to come by in Venice but We_Crociferi is one of the few places …