Aeolian Islands


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Aeolian Islands:

see Lipari IslandsLipari Islands
, formerly Aeolian Islands
, Ital. Isole Eolie, volcanic island group (1991 pop. 10,382), 44 sq mi (114 sq km), Messina prov., NE Sicily, Italy, in the Tyrrhenian Sea. The group includes Lipari (14.5 sq mi/37.
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They built their hotel from scratch, oblivious to the stark truth that they were single-handedly creating a tourist industry in the Aeolian Islands to rival that of all Sicily What does the foreigner know of Sicily--today as 50 years ago--apart from a "holiday destination' called Taormina?
The Aeolian Islands, a popular tourist destination, had been cut off from the mainland since Monday but ferry services resumed on Wednesday.
Similarly, Voyages Jules Verne is rewarding advanced bookings with savings of up Au300pp on selected tours such as Norway's 'Hurtigruten Coastal Voyage', 'Med by Private Motor Yacht' cruising remote islands and the Riviera, plus 'Cruising Sicily and Beyond' discovering the breath-taking sights of Sicily, Capri, the Aeolian Islands and Malta.
Summary: As I watch the sun set from my terrace on the west coast of Salina, one of Italy's Aeolian Islands, I marvel again that the stone headrest I am lying against is so inexplicably comfortable.
Earthquake experts say a moderate temblor has struck in the sea near the Aeolian islands off Sicily.
The Stromboli volcano, located on the northernmost of Italy's Aeolian Islands, has a long history of volcanic activity and has long been a subject of study by volcanologists, geologists, and others in earth sciences fields.
Called Hauner, Malvasia delle Lipari, it's from The Aeolian Islands off the northern coast of Sicily.
Rob sailed on Royal Clipper from Rome's port of Civitavecchia, with stops in Sicily, the Aeolian Islands, Italy's Amalfi Coast, Greece, Montenegro and Croatia.
2004) The chemistry of volcanic gases at La Fossa crater, Vulcano, Aeolian Islands (Italy).
A band of white at the water's edge was the village where we would make our first call in the Aeolian Islands.
ISLAND DREAMING The Aeolian Islands and Sicily have become one of the hot destinations of 2004.
An overnight ferry transports the group to the dramatic Aeolian Islands of Stromboli and Vulcano, and the adventure culminates in Sicily with a memorable hike up Mount Etna, Europe's highest active volcano.