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Ficarra is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Messina in the Italian region Sicily, located about 130km east of Palermo and about 60km west of Messina, in the Monti Nebrodi. It is surrounded by woods of hazel and olive trees.HistoryFicarra is believed to be Mediaeval in origin, possibly during the Muslim Emirate of Sicily. The name may be derived from the Arabic Fakhar (meaning: glorious), or the Sicilian Ficara (meaning: a field of figs).Main sightsConvent of the Minor Friars of St. Francis, dating to 1522Sanctuary of the Annunziata (15th century)Jail Fortress, originating as a watch tower and later turned into an austere stone fortress with square plan. It was damaged by bombs during World War II.Notable peopleDaniel Ricciardo - paternal family hails from the comune.Twin towns Vigevano, Italy
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