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Overview – 2013-2019

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Berlin – August 2017

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Gypsy Tour – Denmark – 9/12 Nov 2018

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Mt Etna – 22 Sep 2018

Mount Etna is an active stratovolcano on the east coast of Sicily, Italy, in the Metropolitan City of Catania, between the cities of Messina and…

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Taormina – 21 Sep 2018

The area around Taormina was inhabited by the Siculi even before the Greeks arrived on the Sicilian coast in 734 BC to found a town…

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Vulcano Island – Messina – Taormina: 20 Sep 2018

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Lipari – 19 Sep 2018

Greek colonists from Knidos arrived at Lipara ~580 BC after their first colonization attempt in Sicily failed and their leader, Pentathlos, was killed. They settled…

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Panarea & Stromboli – 18 Sep 2018

Stromboli is a small island in the Tyrrhenian Sea, off the north coast of Sicily, containing one of the three active volcanoes in Italy. It…

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Monreale to Lipari – 17 Sep 18

After the occupation of Palermo by the Arabs (the Emirate of Sicily), the Bishop of Palermo was forced to move his seat outside the capital….

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Motya & Segesta – 16 Sep 2018

The foundation of the city of Motya probably dates from the eighth century BC, about a century after the foundation of Carthage in Tunisia. It…

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