CataniaCatania is the second largest city of Sicily, situated on its east coast and is the capital of the province which bears its name. It has about 340,000 inhabitants. Catania is brooded over by Mount Etna, an active volcano just to the north (it was named AEtna, after the volcano, c. 480-461 BC).
See also : Etna valley.
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