Feature - Sicily - in detective Montalbano's footsteps
Montalbano, BBC4’s hit TV programme about Commissario di Polizia Salvo Montalbano, Sicily’s detective chief, based on Andrea Camilleri’s novels, will return for a sixth series. Fans of Montalbano, played by actor Luca Zingaretti, are now visiting Sicily in droves, keen to see the beautiful locations where the programmes are filmed. First stop is Punta Secca on the south coast where Montalbano lives in a much-envied house with its balustraded terrace right on the beach.
Sicily is a seductive island, large enough to be extremely varied yet it is still possible in a couple of weeks to visit all the...