Virginis

Address: 22 C.so Sicilia, Catania, Sicily, 95040, Italy | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located in the Centro Catania area of Catania, is near Piazza Duomo, Duomo di Catania, Castello Ursino & Museo Civico, and Catania's Street Market.
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Travel Blogs from Catania

Taormina

A travel blog entry by sabrina.russo on Jun 30, 2015

5 comments, 4 photos

We woke up to another amazing Turano breakfast of espresso, freshly baked bread, prosciutto, and cheeses before hitting the road for Taormina, Sicily. A three hour car ride and a short ferry later, we arrived at one of the most beautiful hotels I have ever seen! The view from my room is breathtaking. We walked the town, window shopped, and even saw the ...

Taormina and Mt Etna

A travel blog entry by lancastersgapyr on Jun 24, 2015

19 photos

... would I just walk away from lava I would be running for my life)

After the guide stopped we walked by ourselves and just wandered around.

When we were going Riley, Zara and I grabbed 2 rocks from the volcano and took them with us.
And I am hoping I could at least bring 1 home to show you all and tell you all about it.



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Taormina and Mt Etna

A travel blog entry by lancastersgapyr on Jun 24, 2015

23 photos

... meters off sea level.
Then we had to catch a cable car up to about 2500 meters and the cable car looked so small but I think it could fit about 9 people in there.

And after the cable car we caught a bus that has MASSIVE wheels to about 2950 meters above sea level.

I thought it was super high everything down below looked like an ant even the buildings.

So we had about 3 hours up there with a tour ...

Taormina and Mt Etna

A travel blog entry by lancastersgapyr on Jun 24, 2015

37 photos

... driver up to 1900m.

We then caught a fun cable car ride up to 2500m.

From there we climbed in a special 4wd bus to take us to the official crater zone at 2920m.

You feel like you are on a movie set of Mars, with black lava gravel, rocks and ash.

It was awesome walking around an area that had only last erupted in 2002.

Amazing!










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Relaxing in Taormina

A travel blog entry by larosa_m on Jun 23, 2015

... was a nice day out even got to practice some more Italian a couple of times. It was now time to get back to some tanning... The weather was just beautiful how could you not. Off back to the room after about 3 hours to get ready for dinner. Finding a place to eat was a bit of mission as we can never decide if we are making the right decision. After walking up and down the Main Street we finally decided on ...