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View frm Isola Bella Island, looking toward thecliffs upon which the town of Taormina, Sicily perches

Click on above photo to view it in large format: View of the coastal highway and cliffs of the town of Taormina, Sicily, from Isola Bella Island, which can be reached...

Beaches and cove at Isola Bella Bay, at the foot of the cliffs in Taormina, Italy

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Taromina, Sicily, sits high atop rock cliffs, overlooking the beaches of Isola Bella Bay and pretty little Isola Bella Island. Access...

Mount Etna dminates the skyline of eastern Sicily

My fascination with volcanoes began more than three decades ago, with the eruption of Mount St. Helens in Washington state. As the only major volcanic eruption in the contiguous U.S. in...

Stairways climb past exquisite shops and residences in Taormina, Sicily, Italy

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Charming Streets of Taormina, Sicily, where stairways and cobblestone roads climb past exquisite shops, cafes, and residences.

Artist in Taormina, Sicily, lures customers into his shop at the top of the stairway with displays of his work

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Paintings of Taormina lure tourists in to the artist’s shop at the top of the stairway in this old Sicilian town

Beautiful street scenes like this one, where hand-laid bricks create a sunburst pattern at the entrance to Varo Church, are the norm in Taormina, Sicily, Italy

Click on above photo to view it in large format: Beautiful street scenes like this one, where hand-laid bricks create a sunburst pattern at the entrance to Varo Church, are the...