Palermo is the main city of Sicily with an ancient and stunning history that you can still feel when walking around its small ancient streets and sqaures. It has gone through several dominations from Phoenicians, to Romans, Arabs,Normans and so on because of its strategic position in the Mediterranean. Every My Extra Home apartment is centrally located so that you can easily walk everywhere. Do not miss a visit to Teatro Massimo, the biggest Italian theater which is the third in Europe, and the area of Via Maqueda, full of Baroque Churches and Palaces. Quattro Canti and Piazza della Vergogna is just next to the famous church la Martorana, Palazzo dei Normanni and the Palatine Chapel; once you are in the area, you can not miss the Cathedral and San Giovanni degli Eremiti. Discover Palermo's local food markets like Vucciria or Ballarò and the ancient Zisa Castle. Take the time to go to Mondello, and have a nice lunch by the seaside, or visit the splendid Dome at Monreale. From Palermo you can also organize trips to the enchanting Aeolian Islands or Egadi Islands. My Extra Home's Palermo apartments are the best accommodations to fully enjoy your vacation or business trip in Sicily.