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One side faces Mount Etna and the other one faces the Ionian blue sea. Linguaglossa, a characteristic Etnean town, is the ideal place for a stay both in the mountains and at the beach. Here evething is surrounded by a unique environment of extreme beauty without equal in the heart of the Mediterranean. The town is on the north-east slope of the most charming volcano of Europe, Mount Etna (3340 metres above sea level), and belongs to its National Park.
It is a sheer paradise for those who love walking and trekking, and for families and children, who can visit Linguaglossa's Centro Visita Parco (Tourist information) to obtain further, full information and to arrange guided excursions on the volcano.Among the many paths which lead to primordial scenarios is the ancient Ragabo pine forest, the craters and Mount Nero. However Linguaglossa is also a renowned winter resort, where one can do cross-country, downhill skiing and ski touring. It is only necessary to get to the Piano Provenzana (1860-2400 m) to feel the thrill of sliding on the Etna's ski slopes, whereas in the background the silhouette of Taormina stands out and further on the one of the Calabria. It is this wonderful mixture of
ice, fire and water that attracts tourists from all over the world and offers an incomparable chromatic contrast. Linguaglossa has also several, old, baroque palaces and churches, overlooking the typical roads paved with lava rocks, and is also an ideal starting point to discover other beautiful towns, like Zafferana, Pedara and Trecastagni. Grocer's 4 KM, Restaurant 1 KM, Facilities 4 KM (Shops, Banks, Restaurants - Linguaglossa), Tennis-court 5 KM, horse-riding 5 KM, Golf course 7 KM
(Castiglione di Sicilia), Hospital 25 KM (Giarre - Taormina), Railway station 25 KM (Taormina), Port 50 KM (Catania), Airport 60 KM (Catania), Sea15000 Metres (sandy beach – Fiumefreddo).
A typical country house situated in the vicinity of Linguaglossa, an historic town on the slopes of the Mount Etna. The dwelling is halfway up the hillside on what is known as Etna's wine road (Strada del Vino Etna doc) that leads to Zafferana and offers one of the most striking, panoramic views of this region. The unique landscape of the volcano - with its typical, low stone walls made of lava rocks, hairpin bends and vineyards - is the lovely, natural setting of this country house that perfectly matches the cultural, environmental itinerary to which it belongs. Everything in this house recalls the authentic Sicilian tradition: from its strategic location to its simple architecture. The atmosphere is one of a past country life. Its cosy rooms have been
furnished with great taste and functionality, yet in harmony with the typical style of older houses. Outside one can relax in peace on the wide terrace with cold plunge pool, the ideal place for refreshment in the heat of the Sicilian summer. This property provides good base for visiting the most interesting cities of the eastern coast, such as charming Taormina, lively Catania and Baroque Siracusa. Ground floor: living/dining room with kitchen area and sofa bed, 1 double bedroom, 1 passing twin/double bedroom ( no doors), 1 bathroom with shower shower, terrace, cold tub.
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The price includes water, gas and electricity consumption , bed linen and towels, final cleaning and weekly tidy up. -Extra services on request for an extra charge: - shopping list (€20 service + shopping costs).
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