In the brightly lit square, you can hear the carefree sounds of children playing catch and the chatter of adults strolling peacefully by. Do you hear that? The ladies almost parade through the square, showing off their luxurious gowns made of fine cloth. For a moment, no one thinks about the labours of work. Today’s Piazza Bellini, a jewel in the historic center of Palermo, was already an important city center in medieval times.