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Sicily, from Coast to Coast

June 25th 2012
Hello All For the last 4 days of our trip to Sicily we decided that a bit of R & R was in order, so we chose two of the islands most famous beach resorts, Taormina & Cefalu. Taormina is on Sicily’s Ionia coast famous for its warm crystal clear water. Its Idyllically perched on a rocky promontory high above the sea, Taormina has been the most popular tourist destination in Sicily for a coup ... read more
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Italian Flag Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more
28th June 2012

Nice photo!
Okay, didn't know you could actually comment on photos until I saw that Emma had done it - now I know! What an amazing view - blue sky and Etna in the background. Think I'm going to have to take a trip to Sicily...

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