Mount Etna


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Noun1.Mount Etna - an inactive volcano in SicilyMount Etna - an inactive volcano in Sicily; last erupted in 1961; the highest volcano in Europe (10,500 feet)
Sicilia, Sicily - the Italian region on the island of Sicily
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Skirting along the north coast of Sicily, passing through the group of Aeolian Isles, in sight of Stromboli and Vulcania, both active volcanoes, through the Straits of Messina, with "Scylla" on the one hand and "Charybdis" on the other, along the east coast of Sicily, and in sight of Mount Etna, along the south coast of Italy, the west and south coast of Greece, in sight of ancient Crete, up Athens Gulf, and into the Piraeus, Athens will be reached in two and a half or three days.
But for that resolution so often recalled, Clennam might have wished him in the crater of Mount Etna, in return for this civility.
ON THIS DAY LAST YEAR: Mount Etna erupted in eastern Sicily.
ON THIS DAY LAST YEAR: Mount Etna erupted in a fiery show of lava in eastern Sicily.
Something strange is going on inside Italy's Mount Etna volcano, and one volcanologist is comparing the mysterious activity to what someone would see at a hot spring.
MOUNT Etna erupts in a mushroom cloud of ash as stormy snaps dominate a major photographic contest.
Be cruise high flier From flying high in a chopper above Pulpit Rock in Stavanger to freefalling in Flam or golfing on active volcano Mount Etna, P&O Cruises have thrilling new excursions on their European itineraries.
JAN Polanc claimed a fine solo win on Mount Etna on stage four of the Giro d'Italia as Bob Jungels took the race leader's pink jersey.
GERAINT Thomas is tipping the 100th edition of cycling's Giro d'Italia to erupt on Mount Etna when stage four finishes on the summit of Europe's most active volcano.
With protagonists as fiery as Mount Etna itself, and equally unpredictable, "The Little Wagons" shows how poverty and despair become the omnipotent catalysts of vengeful change.
The epic journey saw the Leaf take on six of the most beautiful drives in Italy, Spain, Germany, Norway, Scotland and France; including Italy's iconic Mount Etna and historic cities, such as Granada, Spain, and Marseille, France.
Branson, 66, set off yesterday on the 30-day cycle, hike and swim from the base of the Matterhorn in Switzerland to Mount Etna in Sicily.