Catania is a city of 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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, 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 3 km south of Catania. Photo: Sailko, CC BY 2.5.

is a multi-use stadium in Catania, Italy. is situated 2½ km north of Catania. Photo: SiciliaBianconera.96, Public domain.

The is an opera house in Catania, , southern . is situated 2 km northeast of Catania. Photo: Berthold Werner, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The Amphitheatre of Catania is a Roman amphitheatre in Catania, , southern , built in the Roman Imperial period, probably in the 2nd century AD, on the northern edge of the ancient city at the base of the Montevergine hill. is situated 2 km northeast of Catania. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a frazione of the comune of in the Metropolitan City of Catania, Siciliy, southern . is situated 6 km northeast of Catania.


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