La naturale bellezza di Pantelleria dal 2016 è anche protetta: l'80% del territorio dell'isola è stato infatti dichiarato parco nazionale, il primo in Sicilia e il più giovane
Cari ospiti e amici di Abitare Pantelleria,
Pantelleria è uno scrigno sorprendente di bellezza, il cui fascino risiede nel connubio perfetto tra natura e uomo, due dimensioni che raramente raggiungono un equilibrio così
Messi i costumi da parte (anche se un bagno fuori stagione a queste latitudini non è poi così inusuale...), l'autunno a Pantelleria regala tante esperienze da vivere. Tra storia
It’s time to harvest grapes and olives in Pantelleria, and not only. Starting this year, a new surprising crop was added; or better say a coming back after many years of
Pantelleria is a rough land, made of rocks and lava stones and at first sight for those who don’t know it yet might look barren and inhospitable. Nothing is far from reality than
Summer is almost over, but not in Pantelleria, where is always time for holidays and fun. With its sea, tastes, relax and wellness, the island doesn’t stop to surprise and offer
Pantelleria is an island to be appreciated under any aspect and from any point of view, thanks to its breath-taking landscapes and enchanted spots that are, in the Mediterranean
The chirping of the grasshoppers, the dark, sweet and mild air full of salt and Mediterranean scents and an amazing starry sky: it’s a summer night in Pantelleria, the perfect
Time for holidays, time to look for flights and dammusi, and also time to look for events. Wether its only for the weekend or for a week, the island offers many events not to be
Blue is not only the color of the sea in Pantelleria; it’s also the color of the guide and flag that each year Legambiente e Touring Club award to the best places in Italy. A
June has come and it’s only a matter of days: summer is officially here, ready to give life to a new, unforgettable season in Pantelleria. Even Nature gives its best. Let’s see
Summer 2018 is here and it’s time to think about booking (and enjoy) a holiday in Pantelleria. Sea, relax and nature in of staying, our exclusive dammusi: even this year Abitare
What is the sound in the absence of any noice? Probably the sound of peace and quiet, of nature and its elements that, finally, take over. But is it true that silence can make
Reaching Pantelleria by plane was never so… direct. As a matter of fact, more and more airline companies are scheduling direct flight to Pantelleria from the North of Italy,
The magic of a yes in front of a flaming sunset, the blow of the sea breeze through the hair, the beauty of a unique natural scenery is so unique that you won’t need anything
Smells like spring and even this year Easter and Easter Monday in 2018 will be on Sunday 1st of April and Monday 2nd of April. There are still three weeks to organize a weekend
February in Pantelleria is a month rich in events and occasions to know better the Black Pearl of the Mediterranean in its winter version.
Wils, sparkling, romantic: the island
If winter cools even the wish to go out and one might prefer to stay at home warm, its time to heat up the body and the spirit with delicious traditional dishes, genuine and
During the first days of December, it’s time to think about Christmas, New Year,
and winter holidays. Asa matter of fact, these times are a great moment to think about a pause
Autumn 2017 has begun and with it all the pleasant habits that characterise this season.The time of grape harvest has reach and end, the barrel has been opened and we can taste the
Autumn in Pantelleria is a magic season, for many reasons. First of all is an extension of the summer that can be felt in the shores of the sea, thanks to the mild temperatures
Autumn is here, with its dimmed light, warm colors, the romantic atmosphere and the slightly warm wind. A season full of charm, where anywhere has different shades of the foliage
Pantelleria is located at the center of the Mediterranean Sea, a strategic position that over the years has given to the island the opportunity to mix races and cultures, complying
In July the holiday atmosphere and the temperatures are rising in Pantelleria. So what’s better than having a bath in one of the gorgeous bays or lay down under the shadow of a
Summer 2017 in on and the thought of a holiday is becoming a reality.
June to September is the best time to come to Pantelleria, turning the dream of a holiday into a holiday of
May is an important month for the passing of the seasons in Pantelleria: the air gets warm as a prelude to the summer and the nature as well starts to show up by means of infinite
Pantelleria and “Mare Nostrum” is an exhibition that will be on until the 20th of August in Copenhagen, Denmark at the Ny Carlsberg, carried out thanks to the collaboration of
Spring has taken over the nature in Pantelleria: the island woke from its winter hibernation and start to bloom everywhere, days become longer and they are an invitation to
Quella meteorologica è già iniziata, a quella “tradizionale” manca ormai davvero poco: si contano infatti sulle dita i giorni che ci separano dal fatidico 21 marzo, data di
When traveling, many look for a last minute offer to find better tariffs, but is not always the right decision: think about the holidays few months before is usually the best move
The Oscars are here and movie fever rises. And here in Pantelleria we are ready with popcorn as we are used to have famous actors and used to the making of movies. Italian stars
Winter in Pantelleria is only apparently resting: just after New Year’s Day and until Mardi Gras, the Carnaval is on. A big party where, for at least two months- but sometimes
If you think that summer is far and winter cools any enthusiasm, warm up your heart and think on time and start off on the right foot: the long and cold night of January can have a
If having a party or an agenda full of things to do is not in your plans for a Christmas holiday, celebrating New years Eve in Pantelleria could be the perfect solution to have a
Feel like having healthy weekend far from the fast rhythm of everyday life? Taking few days off and travel to Pantelleria could be the perfect solution to recharge batteries before
November, time to have a weekend out and discover the historical and natural beauties: this is why a short holiday before Christmas to Pantelleria can be the perfect excuse to know
Foreigners call it Indian summer; for us, the first half of November, is known as Saint Martin’s Summer, a period of the year where temperatures are still mild and where
Infinite shades of green characterize the landscape of Pantelleria: among them you have the one of the biancolilla olive tree, that - as the capers and grapes do- bends to the
The mild climate that still reminds us of the summer makes you want to go away from the stress and the city? Then it’s time for taking few days off and have a holiday in
Still wanting some sun and sea? You won’t need to look for a far and exotic destination: Pantelleria is the perfect answer for an almost out of the season holiday, with some
Autumn knocks on the door, and like other seasons, even this time of the year deserves a holiday in Pantelleria. Starting September, the island becomes the ideal destination for a
September is still time for holidays in Pantelleria. In late summer, the Black Pearl of the Mediterranean is at its best for landscapes and atmosphere: there are the lush green
Summer is ending, the temperatures are getting cooler, and this is the perfect time to plan a holiday in the nature of Pantelleria. Not only sea: the island's hinterland holds many
Summer is on, the temperatures are high and the water invites you to plunge into the thousand-shades of blue of the sea of Pantelleria. The perfect moment not only for diving but
There are perfect moments in life. The ones where you find yourself in the right place with the right feelings, fulfilled with joy and wellness. A time where you do not wish to be
Since last April up to now, you have gone from 761 to 3585. Thank you the appreciation you show for our Dammusi, for our work and our marvelous island. Your are a lot, and for sure
The New Year has come by quickly along with news and the undiminished beauty of our Marvelous Island.
These are the best days to calmly choose where to spend your 2016
We of Abitare Pantelleria would like to start this 2016 in a very special way
Our special wish goes to the kids allover the world, because, by looking at the sea,
We wish to be surrounded by our starry sky, to rock yourselves in our transparent waters, to appreciate the incredible beauty of this intact and unforgettable land.
After a stay at "the house at seaside", an unforgettable Dammuso in Pantelleria, the true problem is pack your bags and come back home. It happened other times to me to take the
Starting this week, we propose some comments that some regular customers have left us at the end of their stay in our dammusi. We think this is the most effective way to make you
We left together with a couple friends of ours and our kids with high expectations: we wanted to find a magic place, just as in the pictures, a place where to spend our holidays
The palm trees just near the water and me, there, completely relaxed, just enjoying the magnitude of the perspective, where the blue of the sky mixes together with the blue of the
Seabed in Pantelleria is a beautiful world that has to be seen with respect and love, a silent world full of surprises:
Here you can find: newts, cods, baby moray eels,
In Pantelleria the natural elements are very strong: the force of the land, the energy of the water and the clear blue sky: you can only live it to understand it.
Pantelleria is the daughter of the wind and with it, it has to come to terms every day: zibibbo grapes trees grow low on the lava land; olive trees might reach only a meter high
These are the words from the photographer Cartier- Bresson, coming back from a holiday in Pantelleria.
Nothing can be added to the beauty that can be seen throughout
During its millennial history, Pantelleria has always had a privileged connection with the migratory flow of many birds.
It was and still is a reference point and a
The Pantescan pesto, in Sicilian: l’ammogghio (=combined) is an Arabic raw sauce that is basically used to season pasta. But you might also try it on bruschetta bread or over
Climate in Pantelleria
Thanks to its Montagna Grande (Big Mountain) with 836 mts height and thanks to its hills (45) that reach 559mts at Cuddia Attarola and 700mts
The Bacio Pantesco is one of the tastiest traditional sweet of Pantelleria. Like a hug and a real passionate kiss, it will drag you into an explosion of aromas and
Gadir (meaning hidden place) is one of the many fascinating places of Pantelleria. Is not a real spa, the baths are at the open air and are free of charge.
Apart from the thermal
“Be advised that is going to be a gala event; those who leave Pantelleria without having seen it from the sea cannot say that knows it, as it hasn’t admired the most amazing
The passito of Pantelleria is maybe the most famous landmark of the island. The delicious passito.
The history of the making of passito in Pantelleria dates back
Pantelleria is called the Black Pearl for its characteristic lava stones. But is also a thousand-shade island. On one side you have the blue sea that embraces the island; on the
A research supports this theory: Italians prefer small islands but open the whole year around, with shops, cafes and services that work.
The more to the south the
Cossyra, “the land of the myrtle branch”, for the Romans; Bent el Rion, “the daughter of the wind”, for the Arabs and last, Pantelleria, “the land of offers” for the
Apart from being an unforgettable landscape, the mirror lake of Venus in Pantelleria is a natural beauty farm.
Here you can sunbathe while putting on a mud mask
Dammuso is a local term, of Sicilian origin, that is also found in some Italian dictionaries thanks to the increasing notoriety of the type of house that the term outlines. Not
The caper is the first among these symbols.
The plant of the capers has the same characteristics as the island from is from. Is a tenacious and rough plant that can grow
In this post we are presenting the beautiful book that Banca Nuova choose to dedicate to Pantelleria.
“Closer to the African cost than to the Sicilian, the so
Graphic by: Salvatore Leto
Programmed by: Alfredo Pontillo