- Currency: Euro (€)
- Capital city: Palermo
- Language: Italian (but a dialect)
- Key phrase to learn: Mi può consigliare un ristorante? (Can you recommend a restaurant?)
- Time difference: Sicily is 1 hour ahead of the UK
- Average flight time: 3 hours
- International phone code: +39
- Emergency service numbers: 112
- Public holidays: New Year’s Day (January 1), Epiphany (January 6), Easter Monday (Monday after Easter Sunday), Liberation Day (April 25), Labour Day (May 1), Republic Day (June 2), Assumption Day (15 August), All Saints’ Day (November 1), Immaculate Conception (December 8), Christmas Day (December 25), St Stephen’s Day (December 26).
- Link to FCO travel advice: www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/italy
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