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Cefalu in Sicily

Submitted by Jürgen Tenckhoff on Mon, 02/15/2021 - 17:59

Cefalu in the province of Palermo in Sicily is a pretty little town by the sea that lives mainly from tourism. The colorful boats on the beach are a popular photo opportunity. A hike up the nearby mountain offers a good balance to the narrow street canyons and attracts with beautiful views of the town.

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Stromboli - view of the Hellmouth

Submitted by Jürgen Tenckhoff on Mon, 12/09/2019 - 14:15
On our journey through Naples to Stromboli in 1986, we first became acquainted with volcanism and with two powerful Italian volcanoes: Vesuvius and Stromboli. While we received moving impressions of the violence and impact of volcanic eruptions from the past when we visited Pompeii, the active Stromboli immediately allowed us to look into his Hellmouth.
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