12 January 2019

The Legend of Typhon: Etna’s eruption

According to the legend of Typhon, Etna shows off wonderful eruptions until today because Typhon, defeated by Zeus, breathes under the Volcano, where he is buried.

3 January 2019

The legend of Aci and Galatea

Sicily has a tradition rich in old myths and legends. The Legend of Aci and Galatea is one of the most famous from ancient times. Let’s find out why Aci, a young shepherd boy protagonist of this ancient legend, gave his name to 9 towns near Catania and what links him to the Etna territory.

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