Italians from Milan and points north have been quietly discovering Sicily’s Ragusa region for the last several years, drawn to towns like Modica and Scicli for their Unesco-protected Baroque architecture, silent stretches of beach and culinary legacy. And now the region is home to stylish inns and Michelin-starred restaurants that blend in with the charmingly crumbling plazas and palazzos.

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