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“Edgy in Catania”

published 30/01/2017

ProAn interesting place and beautiful in parts

ConsDog rough in parts too

Having visited Palermo the capital of Sicily a few years ago, and liking its edgy rough crumbling gothic feel, part of our December trip incorporated a couple of nights in the island’s second city Catania on the other side (east) of the island. Just a little reminder, Sicily is the island that...

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Sightseeing
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“In the shadow of Etna”

published 09/06/2004

ProThe Volcano, the food, the black beach

Consthe horse meat stall in the market (don't buy anyt...

Catania lies on the eastern coast of Sicily and is, historically and culturally a part of the 'Greek' part of the Island (as opposed to the arabic West of Sicily). The most striking thing about the city is the constantly puffing, and frequently erupting volcano which colours (sometimes quite...

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“One Scary Sicilian Town”

published 30/04/2001

ProSee opinion

ConsSee opinion

Writing about my experience on a day trip to Catania could prove cathartic. There'a also a chance that it won't and at some point I'll run screaming from the computer to seek solace elsewhere and sleep with the lights on for a week. Quite a few personal nightmares converged in the one place, on...

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“A discovery of Catania.”

published 19/05/2001

Progood place

Conspetty crime

Catania is the second major city in Sicily after Palermo. There is a common say, that it is easier to do business in catania than Palermo. Although in my experience the 2 cities are very similar under this respect, I would not necessarily disagree with this statement. An interesting place to...

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Excellent

ProGreat area

ConsExpensive

6 Month ago i went out to Catania i was liveing there for 6 months. Catania is a bright place with lots of thing to do. its a wonderfull place to see the seaside is clean the people are very plesent there and its so hot. the nightlife there start around midnight people go down to the bars and eat...

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Product Information : Catania (Italy)

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Ciao

Listed on Ciao since: 30/04/2001