Lighthouse Sea Hotel

Lighthouse Sea Hotel in Syracuse

Design: Arhitects Dana Tudor, Ileana Balan and Nastase Dragos

Our design concentrates on a collection of buildings that rise out of the rough stone landscape, arranged to function like a tightly knit town, forming a complex composition of architectural elements.

Sortino Sicily buildings in landscape

Sicilian Architecture: Buildings in Sicily

There is not much contemporary architecture on the island but buildings of note are an intervention in Palermo by Carlo Scarpa, Palermo’s department store and a massive modern church building in Siracusa. We cover completed Sicilian buildings, new building designs, architectural exhibitions and architecture competitions across Sicily.

San Domenico Palermo building

Palermo Photos, Sicily – Sicilian City

If you enjoy historic architecture the city will be very attractive, in fact it has been really successful at retaining its patina – both the historic streets and spaces of the four old quarters but also the texture of the stone paving and building facades. Essentially it is a well preserved ancient city, once part of the Roman Empire.