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Sicily's many splendours

Off the well-worn tourist trek, Sicily offers uncharted delights from sumptuous cuisines to Baroque heritage towns. By Daven Wu
Saturday, January 11, 2014 - 06:00
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BAROQUE STYLE If you're after a bit of peace and quiet, a little away from the madding crowd, drive on south along the coast for Avola Antica - PHOTO BY: DAVEN WU

THINK of Italy, and most people will immediately call up a mental slideshow of Rome, Florence and Milan with their crowded cityscapes, jostling mobs of camera-toting tourists all peering up at the statue of David, or hustling from one set of grand 2000-year-old ruins to the next, or, worse,