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Ayurvedic massage done at the villa.

Ayurvedic massage done at the villa.

What is an Ayurvedic massage?

Massage treats the whole body through touch: physically, mentally and emotionally.  In ayurveda oleation, or oiling of the body is very important. The benefits of ayurveduc oil massage are as follows:

 It wards old age, It bestows good vision, nourishment to the body, long life, good sleep, good and  strong healthy skin.

Ayurvedic massage uses essential oils that are chosen to suit your dosha. The massage techniques used include tapping, kneading and squeezing as well as the more traditional massage strokes you would expect. The style and flow of the massage is determined by who you are, and what your body needs for balance and wellbeing at the time.

The massage lasts one and half hour at the cost of 50 euros.

It must be booked 2 days in advance.

Erica does a fantastic massage..you will love feeling relaxed and rejuvenated ..Enjoy.

 

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Our Local Winery

Our Local Winery

Every fall what a lovely sight, at Terrasol Winery fresh picked grapes are being delivered from our local grape growers, the Nero d’Avola, grape variety, is considered as the most typical and representative of deep red grape of Sicily, the word in old Sicilian dialect, “Calaurisi” which actually means, ‘grape of Avola.’ The Nero d’Avola has… Continue Reading

A little corner of paradise for nature lovers and hikers.

A little corner of paradise for nature lovers and hikers.

It’s called  call it the Grand Canyon of Sicily! The “CAVA GRANDE DEL CASSIBILE”. Cavagrande del Cassibile, the big gorge of the Cassibile creek,it is located in southeastern part of Sicily, south of the town of Siracusa in the Hyblaeans Mountains . This is a limestone plateau full of karst features and overgrown by dense… Continue Reading

What a day at the ricotta Farm !

What a day at the ricotta Farm !

What a lovely day we had with our guests at the ricotta farm today, fresh everything, hand made by Maria..we ate and ate more..from the antipasto to the hot ricotta, it was excellent.. How to get there GPS. Coordinates : Latitude : 36° 55’8.70″ N Longitude : 14° 55’16.87″E   Continue Reading

Gelato Heaven

Gelato Heaven

Right at the centre of the historic Corso Umberto there is the BEST gelato in the world..its home made with natural ingredients , no additives of food coloring or artificial flavors..once inside the shop can’t help to start drooling, so many flavors, all creamy and smooth ..   GPS coordinates: Latitude 36°51’32.29″N    Longitude 14°45’38.83″… Continue Reading

Welcome To Our Blog

Welcome To Our Blog

Here we hope to write about the things that make Modica special. We may write about what we have planted in the garden or what wonderful foods we have just harvested. Or we may write about new friends we have made and old friends we have had the pleasure to meet, again. We want to be… Continue Reading