Catania - From Ostello degli Elefanti, Italy
Catania is the second largest city in Sicily and an important center of tourism. A charming mix of historic architecture, active nightlife, art, and culture, the ancient city attracts visitors from all over the world. Ostello degli Elefanti is a popular hostel and home to the popular gelato spot, Sweet Aroma, which is worth a visit even if you’re not staying in the hostel. There are plenty of other attractions to behold in Catania. From the historic Bellini Gardens to the 18th-century fountain of Piazza Stesicoro, visitors will find an abundance of culture and art around every turn. Tours to Mount Etna, Europe’s largest active volcano, are available as well. Catania also boasts an impressive culinary scene — from renowned seafood restaurants to traditional Sicilian eateries to vibrant street food markets.