From ancient Greek temples and theatres to baroque churches, we think these are the most impressive buildings on Sicily.
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In the eighth and ninth centuries BCE, southern coastal Italy was colonised by the Greeks. Calling the region Magna Graecia, Latin for Greater Greece, the new rulers constructed enormous temples and theatres, many of which still stand all over southern Italy and Sicily.