Sicily’s Fascinating Mount Etna
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Sicily’s Fascinating Mount Etna

By now, everyone on earth has heard of Mount Etna. It is one of the most active volcanoes in the entire world. Located on the eastern side of the island of Sicily within the Etna Park, this stratovolcano was formed about 500,000 years ago. If you're not ...

Parco dell'Etna, CT, Sicily
Acireale: The Most Beautiful Carnival in Sicily
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Acireale: The Most Beautiful Carnival in Sicily

Although the exact origin of Acireale's Carnival in Sicily is unknown, most believe that like all Italian Carnivals, it probably derived from the ancient Roman Saturnal Games. Let's explore the reasons why that it's known as the "most beautiful Carnival in Sicily"!@catania.liveuniversity.itIts History The first ...

Acireale, CT, Sicily
Events  Sicily  Winter  
Christmas in Catania, Sicily
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Christmas in Catania, Sicily

   Once again this year, Christmas in Catania will be full of events, concerts, theatrical performances, exhibitions, street theater, nativity scenes on display in churches and Christmas markets.©liveuniversity.itChristmas Markets The Christmas season in Catania has been in full swing since November 30th with the Merry Christmas Market ...

Catania, CT, Sicily
Events  Sicily  Winter  
All Souls’ Day Traditions in Sicily
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All Souls’ Day Traditions in Sicily

   If you are planning a trip to Sicily for the All Saints' and All Souls' Day Holiday weekend, then you will definitely want to learn about the Sicilian tradition of Notte di Zucchero.  In Sicily the dead are not only remembered, but celebrated! The spirit of Notte ...

Palermo, PA, Sicily
2021
From: October 30 2019
to: November 02 2019
Italian Tree of the Year 2019
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Italian Tree of the Year 2019

  ©gianttrees.orgThere is no doubt in anyone's mind that the Italian peninsula is synonymous with beauty. One could argue that everything in the bel paese is truly bellissimo. From its countless masterpieces housed in museums, churches and even city halls throughout the country; its cuisine and wine ...

Italy
Mythos Opera Festival in Taormina, Sicily
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Mythos Opera Festival in Taormina, Sicily

   The fourth edition of the Mythos Opera Festival will take place in three exceptional locations: the Staircase of Santa Maria del Monte in Caltagirone, the Greek Theater of Taormina and the Teatro di Verdura of Palermo.Dates and Performances On July 16, Cavalleria Rusticana will inaugurate the ...

Taormina, ME, Sicily
2021
From: July 16 2019
to: August 28 2019