Teatro Antico di Taormina
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The Greek Theatre of Taormina is the most fascinating historical monument of the “pearl of the Ionian Sea”. It is one of the world’s most popular tourist attractions, so that Johann Wolfgang Goethe in his famous “Journey to Italy” wrote: “No theater audience has never had such a sight in front of…
It's human built art and nature and history could experience in one place: music; modern, zazz, classics and theatre; greek tragedies,modern and dance; modern, classics ect.
Festival Taormina Arte amd Movie Festival every year: music, theater, ballet, opera, concert, cinema... unic, huge, impressive Old Theatre.
Taormina's premier sight is this perfect horseshoe-shaped theatre, suspended between sea and sky, with Mt Etna looming on the southern horizon. Built in the 3rd century BC, it's the most dramatically situated Greek theatre in the world and the second largest in Sicily (after Syracuse). In summer,…