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Climbing a real vulcano

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Sep. 2, 2017 -

Last week me and my wife went to Sicily for a little summer holiday. It is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. It is an autonomous region of Italy, along with surrounding minor islands. It's home to Europe's largest active volcano: Mount Etna. We had a chance to visit this lava spurring monstrosity and it was quite the experience.

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The summit of Mount Etna
The summit of Mount Etna
Mount Etna
Mount Etna
The view is spectacular.
The view is spectacular.
The higher you get the rougher the terrain becomes
The higher you get the rougher the terrain becomes
One can only image the forces of nature judging by these craters.
One can only image the forces of nature judging by these craters.
The white/yellow on the Etna summit is sulphite - not gold... according to our guide
The white/yellow on the Etna summit is sulphite - not gold... according to our guide

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