The Casa Talia is a small baroque hotel with just 6 rooms situated in Modica, the ancient city of 100 bells and 100 churches. This is the genuine Sicily, if you are keen to slow living, you’ll love this place.
Marco Giunta and Viviana Haddad are a couple of Milanese architects, they traveled to Modica in 2001 and decided to live here, and rebuilt an old houses into a small deluxe hotel.
From the hotel:
The project of restoration has been inspired by the intimate feature of the Arabic houses in the Medina, which are peacefull places even though they are in the center of a busy town.
Like in a Moroccan riad, rooms in Talìa are indipendent and do not comunicate, but they all face the central garden, which is an important element of the facility and is the place of encounters……