San Vito Lo Capo
The best Italian beach
Voted best Italian beach and eighth in Europe in 2011. The country is one of the most famous summer resort of Sicily, its territory included the western part of the Zingaro’s Natural Reserve.
Since 1998, the town is home to the last week of September, the “Cous Cous Fest”, an international festival of culture and gastronomy of the Mediterranean. An international culinary competition of couscous that engages chef from 8 countries: Cote d’Ivoire, France, Israel, Italy, Morocco, Palestine, Senegal and Tunisia, suggesting that face the couscous cooked according to its culinary tradition. The review books, authors and bougainvillea takes place in the period from July to September of each year by Giacomo Pilati. A series of meetings with the author via the Venza, the outdoor seating area of the country. Italian writers present their latest work in the presence of the public. In May, after a tour of the whole of Sicily, ending the international festival of kites with a final stop in San Vito Lo Capo. Kite flyers of international fame collide in sessions acrobatic kites to the sound of music. At the same time, during the event are also elected Mr. and Miss kite. In October there is the San Vito Climbing Festival, an international festival for climbers, who can make climbing the mountains of the area. Finally, to report, “re Tempu capuna” an autumn event to rediscover stories and legends related to fishing and the sea with exhibition dedicated entirely to the culinary traditions of the blue fish with meetings, scientific conferences and shows.