Catania is a city F 310,000 people on the eastern coast of Sicily at the foot of Mount Etna, the biggest volcano in Europe. It is the second largest city in with the metropolitan area reaching one million inhabitants, a major transport hub, economic centre and a university city where you will enjoy a busy downtown and an active nightlife.

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Catania–Fontanarossa Airport, also known as Vincenzo Bellini Airport, is an international airport 2.3 NM southwest of Catania, the second largest city on the Italian island of . is situated 3½ km south of Catania. Photo: Sailko, CC BY 2.5.

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, dedicated to Saint Agatha, is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Catania, , southern . Photo: Berthold Werner, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Stadio Angelo Massimino is a multi-use stadium in Catania, Italy. is situated 1½ km north of Catania. Photo: SiciliaBianconera.96, Public domain.


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