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(Trizza in Sicilian) is a fraction of the town of Aci Castello. The view of Aci Trezza is dominated by the stacks of the Cyclops: eight picturesque basaltic rocks, according to legend, were thrown by Polyphemus to Ulysses during his … Continue reading


Giardini-Naxos (Giaddini or Giaddina in Sicilian) is an Italian town of 9,653 inhabitantsin the province of Messina in Sicily. Formerly called Naxos, is 39 and 40 km from Messina to Catania. The old name of the city (“Gardens “) in 1978 has added ”Naxos”, the first Greek colony in Sicily. Church of Maria SS. Recommended Church of San Pancrazio Church of Maria SS. Immaculate Nike Kalkis is the symbol of the twinning with Chalkis (1966) Port of Naxos is the symbol of the twinning with the Cyclades (2000) Teocles statue of the founder of Naxos Apollo Park Archageta The archaeological park The ancient city … Continue reading


Taormina Is one of the most important international tourist centers of Sicily for its enchanting natural landscape, the beautiful sea and its historical monuments. Situated on a hill 206 m above sea level, suspended between sea and rocks on a … Continue reading


Acireale is the center of the Piazza del Duomo, onto which some of the most important buildings of the city, including the Cathedral, the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, the Municipal Palace, the Palace Modò. The Cathedral is dedicated to Maria … Continue reading

Etna Excursions

 Escursioni sull’Etna The territory of the volcano is divided into different environments and types of morphology. Grown up to a thousand meters s.l.m. and highly urbanized east and south slopes and wild looks bleak especially from the west side where … Continue reading


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Tourism in Sicily

Discover the turist attractions recommended by the staff of B & B Opera to visit Catania and surroundings