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A Romantic Getaway in Sicily

A Romantic Getaway in Sicily

Going on a trip to Sicily with the love of your life has to be one of the most exciting things couples do. There are so many incredible things to do and see to celebrate the relationship and to build more memories together. In order to make your trip more intimate and comfortable, you could rent a beautiful villa in Sicily checking out online through websites such as wishsicily.com and get ready for the romantic and amazing things you can do with your special someone.

1. Climbing Mt. Etna to greet the sunrise

Start early to join a professionally guided trek to the summit of the most active volcano in all of Europe. You will be amazed as the sun breaks through the horizon and throws its amazing array of colors everywhere. On top of that, you will have a stunning view of the landscape below. Otherwise, if you are not a morning person, there are other daytime trips to climb the volcano.

Mt. Etna

2. Island-hopping in the Aeolian Islands

Take some days off from the bustling and crowded cities of the island and visit the volcanic archipelago of the beautiful Aeolian Islands. You can start your trip in Stromboli where you can climb up to the crater to witness an eruption or you can take a boat from a safe distance to watch the lava flow down the slopes of the mountain. It is a spectacle to see once the sun goes down! Don’t forget to take a dip in the warm waters of the island or frolic along its black sands.

Aeolian Islands

3. Watching an opera in Taormina

The town is known to be one of the most romantic places to visit in Sicily. One of the most amazing things to see is the 7th century B.C.E. theater which annually hosts the Taormina Film Festival. It will be so romantic to sit among those ancient bleachers as you attend a beautiful theatrical performance.

Taormina

From that vantage point, you can have a striking view of the Mediterranean up to majestic Mt. Etna. The place is also known for its seaside resorts where you can have a leisurely time by the beaches and enjoy delicious cuisines.

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Images credit (under CC) by order: Scott WylieAnna HesserunukornoDennis Jarvis

 

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