SICILY LIFESTYLE is a DESTINATION MANAGEMENT COMPANY (DMC) that offers Events, Lifestyle Management and Public Relations services.
The company operates as a fully licensed TOUR OPERATOR, specialising in incoming tourism and promoting and valuing the natural, historical, and cultural beauty that Sicily, and Taormina in particular, have to offer.
The presentation of SICILY LIFESTYLE on the international tourism market took place in December 2014 at the International Luxury Travel Market (ILTM) in Cannes. The main operations of the company are the organization of luxury, private, and corporate events, the creation of tailor made itineraries for high profile clients, and marketing focused on the promotion and sales of the destination,
SLS specializes in the organization of tours and experiences, including but not limited to those typical to the area of Taormina, but also more personalized experiences based on the specific requests of our clients.
For further information about Sicily Lifestyle please visit www.sicilylifestyle.com
Salvatore Lo Giudice
Managing Director and Co-founder
Salvatore has a background in Economics and Business at Messina and Paris University. He has travelled the world extensively and worked in the hospitality and incoming industry since he was a teenager, both in Italy and abroad. In 2014 he decided to establish his own business in Taormina together with his friend Guido. He deals with the general management of the company, including the supervision of the operations and of the accounting office, and especially with the best partners that Sicily has to offer.
Marketing Manager and Co-founder
Passionate lover of Taormina, at a young age he started his first business venture, Morgana Luxury Lounge, cultivating his passion for people, style, and fashion. Based on the a common goal of service, Guido and Salvatore shared the idea to establish a luxury Destination Management Company specialized in high-end services in Taormina and Sicily. In 2014 they founded Sicily Lifestyle. Guido deals with sales and marketing, takes care of the VIP customers, creates excellent customized experiences and is always on the run to conquer new business opportunities.
Valentina Olga Recanati
Event & Wedding Planner
Valentina graduated in Tourism in 2014 at Iulm University in Milan. In 2016 decided to take a Master degree in Marketing management for international companies. She lived in Greece, Spain and Mexico. She would love to travel to: India, Maldives and Andamane islands.She loves to travel, food and photography but her biggest passion is Rafael Nadal!! She is determined, enthusiast and always smiling. Valentina’s motto is “Tutto s’impara: dove non arriva il talento, arriva la tenacia” (Beppe Severgnini) She deals with Social media, events & weddings. She loves to discover new experiences and places for our clients in order to provide them memorable experiences in Sicily!
Sales & Guest Relation
Studied Italian philology at the Jagiellonian University in Cracow, specialized in translations, then left her life in Poland for love at first sight – Taormina. She loves history and art, things that combine perfectly with her passion for painting. Her enthusiasm for the Sicilian culture was appreciated by Salvatore and Guido who invited her to join their new project – Experience Taormina. Patrycja deals with sales, she maintains and develops relationships with customers and will welcome you at Experience Taormina’s office just as she would at her own home.
Vita Noemi Granata
I’m 28 and Sicilian since my first breath! I’ve lived in this wonderful country for most of my life with brief but unforgettable intervals in New York, Tanzania and Turin!✈️ I completed my Communication and Foreign Languages studies in 2014, but I’m still studying to become a Sommelier in the very next future! 🍷 Travel Lover, Wine Lover, Sicily Lover!
Graduated in Economics and Management of Tourism Enterprises at the University of Catania, has always cultivated a passion for travel with the desire to discover new destinations and horizons. After working in the United States as a tour guide and having completed his economic studies with a Master Degree in Marketing & Management at the University of Pisa, he returned to his homeland to do what he loves most: promoting Sicily as a unique destination. Lover of good food, good wine and sicilian life!
During EXPO2015 in Italy, Sicily Lifestyle presented “Experience Taormina“, its first program available in the area. From the 1st of May to the 31st of October 2015, visitors will have the opportunity to experience our destination, through the discovery of culture, traditions, tastes, uniqueness, and the typicality of a land that is of high cultural, naturalistic, and scenic value. Different from the rest, with our distinct organization and originality, our tours guarantee small numbers of guests to preserve the quality we strive for.
The participants of “TAORMINA EXPERIENCE” tours will have the opportunity to relive the “Dolce Vita” on the back of a classic Vespa or in a Fiat 500 riding around the streets of Taormina and Castemola. They can sip the best Sicilian wines in a famous luxury hotel that was once a place of prayer, taste traditional Sicilian dishes, get their hands dirty learning how to make pizza and Sicilian cannoli, live and explore the sea diving into the beautiful blue waters of the Mediterranean or learning the art of fishing on board a typical wooden boat!
These are just our regular tours, but there’s much, much more!
Among the many services that make up our program, we provide private transportation with a chauffeur, private guided tours, cooking courses with a renowned Chef, itineraries that allow you to travel on a journey of the wine and food of Sicily, helicopter tours, luxury boat tours, cultural lessons held by university professors on various subjects including film, Mafia, and art in Sicily, photo tours with professional photographers, exclusive concerts in private villas and historical locations, dinners with locals to hear their fascinating tales, and much more.
These are just a few of the private tours that we offer on request.
We take great care in ensuring that our tours offer the hospitality for which Sicily is known and every detail is carefully planned.