Andrea is an archaeologist and historian who graduated at Birbeck College, University of London, where he also received his Master of Arts degree in Classical Civilization. He worked for Molas,(Museum of London Archaeolgical Services), and was part of the archaeological team from Birkbeck College that excavated in Ciminna (Sicily). He has also worked for the Soprintendenza of Palermo, and as a volunteer at the archaeological Museum of Palermo. His main interests go from Sicilian prehistory to Fredrick II, both from an archaeological and historical points of view. Besides the well known archaeological sites, such as the Valley of the Temples, and Segesta, he enjoys going “off the beat” to explore the not so well known Sicilian archaeological sites.