"TAORMINA AT ITS BUSIEST!" Taormina by balhannah
Taormina Travel Guide: 280 reviews and 758 photos
The climate is a dream, its position, perfect panoramas, monuments and luxurious flora!
Taormina is high on hill overlooking Mt. Etna and the beautiful coastline.
Taormina was an inspiration to D.H. Lawrence who, whilst in Taormina wrote "Lady Chatterley's Lover", and based various aspects of his novels on his experiences in the city.
Famous people have come in the droves over the years, some names you are sure to know................
Alexander Dumas, Johannes Brahms, Gustav Klimt, Richard Wagner, Oscar Wilde, Truman Capote, John Steinbeck, Ingmar Bergman, Francis Ford Coppola, Leonard Bergman, Marlene Dietrich, Greta Garbo, Federico Fellini, Cary Grant, Gregory Peck, Elizabeth Taylor, and Woody Allen.
Just don't come on day when it is real busy, heavens knows when that would be!
- Pros:Nice views from the Village
- Cons:A lot too many people at one time for a small Village
- In a nutshell:Spoilt by a crush of people
What a nice way to reach the bottom and the beach! The Cable Car runs from Taormina to Mazzaro, departing every 15mins,... more travel advice
In the Public Gardens, is the Villa Comunale which is also known as Parco Duca Di Cesaro. Partly in ruins, theyblended... more travel advice
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