Around Etna

Itineraries, facts and suggestions about our volcano Etna.

Mount Etna for cruise ship passengers: a brief guide

Have you decided to spend your holidays taking a relaxing cruise with a stop in Sicily? Then a  …

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The Alcantara Gorges

The Alcantara Gorges are one of the most wonderful and famous places in Sicily. Their formation is due  …

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The Circumetnea Railway – A Ride through Etnean Culture

From Catania to Giarre-Riposto, passing through Paternò, Bronte, Maletto, Randazzo, Castiglione, Linguaglossa, Piedimonte Etneo and many other Etnean  …

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The vegetation of Etna: the many facets of volcanic soil

One may think of a volcanic area as a desertic, dry space. However, this is not the case  …

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Lava Caves of Etna between tradition and myth

Our volcano, just like nature in general, never ceases to amaze us. Among all the wonders that Etna  …

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