Trapani is a port town located in the North of the Island of Sicily. The town can be described as lively, commercial and industrial, beautifully situated at the foot of Monte Erice.
Some specific events of note on the Trapani calendar are opera festivals during the summer months, and the Mattanza del tonno or tuna fishing contest held at the end of May.
In appearance, Erice looks like a town from the Middle Ages with its many castles, walls and stone streets. In fact, it's much older. According to the legend, Erice or Eryx, son of Venus and …