Ideal for those who want to combine the liveliness of a stay in the city center with the opportunity to immerse themselves in a relaxing holiday with walks along the promenade and in the nearby village in the heart of the town once inhabited only by fishermen.
The area is very lively and there is everything: the newsstand under the house, the church in the square, the bank, shops, is full of takeaways with takeaway food, restaurants and services, multiplex cinema, concerts and various events at the "Ciminiere" exhibition center
The adjacent Piazza Europa, the elegant Corso Italia, Via Monfalcone, Via Giacomo Leopardi and the adjoining streets offer shopping opportunities in luxury shops and other more convenient.
The Palacannizzaro, the Sea Museum, the Lava Stone Museum and the Cannizzaro Hospital are easily reachable.
Catania is located at the foot of the Etna volcano that dominates with its grandeur and its beauty the territory. It is also only 40 km from Taormina, 60 km from Syracuse, 6 km or 10 minutes from Acicastello, Acitrezza and its faraglioni. Day trips to Palermo, Piazza Armerina, Ragusa, Modica and Noto can be taken into consideration.
Children and young people will be happy to visit Italy's biggest water park: Etnaland (16 km). The more adventurous can try the trekking on Etna and in the adventure park of Milo and a 20-minute drive is paragliding, hang-gliding. Archaeological, Greek and Roman sites are found everywhere and testify millennia of history.