Taormina is a comune in the Metropolitan City of Messina, on the east coast of the island of , . Taormina has been a tourist destination since the 19th century.

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The Ancient theatre of Taormina is an ancient in Taormina, Sicily, built in the third century BC. Photo: Berthold Werner, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small island near Taormina, , southern Italy. Photo: Michal Osmenda, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a medieval palace in Taormina, , Italy, dating from the 10th century.

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Naxos or Naxus was an ancient Greek city, presently situated in modern near Taormina on the east coast of . is situated 3½ km southwest of Taormina. Photo: Alun Salt, CC BY-SA 2.0.


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