Porta Garibaldi

Porta Garibaldi

You’ll find this monumental archway at the end of Via Garibaldi, just a short walk away from the cathedral and fish market. Visit at night and you’ll see its black and white stripes all lit up. Why not snap some unique pictures under its arch?
Benedictine Monastery of San Nicolo L’Arena

Benedictine Monastery of San Nicolo L’Arena

Catania

One of Catania’s UNESCO-listed sights, the Benedictine Monastery of San Nicolo L’Arena is not to be missed. It’s one of the largest Benedictine monasteries in Europe and features grand staircases, impressive...

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Ursino Castle

Ursino Castle

Catania

A real gem in Catania, Ursino Castle can be found around a ten-minute walk from the city’s cathedral. It was built back in the 13th-century as a royal castle of Sicily but today, it’s home to a museum and art...

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Villa Cerami

Villa Cerami

Catania

This grand mansion was once the residence of the Rosso family of Cerami, but today it’s part of the city’s law university. Follow the path into the villa and you’ll get to explore a large courtyard and...

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