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Visiting Sicily, Italy

Visiting an active volcano on Sicily, Italy

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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Rough terrain
Rough terrain
The brown color is oxidation iron, or simply
The brown color is oxidation iron, or simply "rust"
Not your typical busses. These 4x4 vehicles double as emergency escape cars in case of eruption.
Not your typical busses. These 4x4 vehicles double as emergency escape cars in case of eruption.
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
These craters are the result of explosive magma eruptions
These craters are the result of explosive magma eruptions

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