Saturday, January 9, 2010

Taormina Sicily, vacation in Sicily

Taormina, historic resort town on the east coast of Sicily, midway between the towns of Messina and Catania. Situated on the slope of the coastal range at an elevation of 200 m (650 ft), Taormina enjoys an incomparable view of the sea and of Mount Etna, which has an elevation of 3323 m (10,902 ft). The combination of scenic beauty and a mild climate has made Taormina and its environs a well-known winter resort. There are numerous hotels as well as many private villas.
Holiday in Sicily